Mississippi Senate News Release

May 28, 2013

For Immediate Release

Senator Chris McDaniel was named 2012 Mississippi State Troopers Association Legislator of the Year for his support of the Highway Patrol.

McDaniel authored legislation that positively impacted troopers and other law enforcement.

Among the legislation was Senate Bill 2494 that revised the penalty for falsely reporting a crime and Senate Bill 2802 that allowed electronic submission of DUI tickets, which saves troopers time and resources.

Standing from left to right at the recent presentation during a board meeting of the Mississippi Troopers Association are: Trooper Scott Henley, Retired Trooper Wayne Parker, Representative Andy Gipson, Trooper Anthony Granderson, Trooper Darin Freeman, Senator Chris McDaniel, Mississippi Trooper’s Lobbyist Donna Echols, Trooper Travis Luck, Senator Hob Bryan, Trooper Adam Purser, Trooper Jimmie Thomas, Trooper Phillip Mitchell, Trooper Jonathan Johnson, and Trooper Larry Conn.

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Arnold Lindsay
Press Secretary
Mississippi Senate