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Mayor Brown and Police Inspector Honored by Medaille College

Buffalo Mayor Byron W. Brown and Buffalo police inspector Joseph F. Strano were honored Monday at the 8th Annual Medaille College Media Awards Ceremony.

Mayor Brown was honored as Medaille’s Man of the Year while Inspector Strano , a 35 year veteran of the Buffalo police department, received a Lifetime Achievement Award in Law Enforcement.

Inspector Strano started as Report Technician in 1977 and become a sworn police officer in 1982. He was then promoted to lieutenant in 1990 and captain in 1996 before being promoted to inspector in 2001.

The event was held at the Kevin I. Sullivan Campus Center at Medaille College.