College of Nebraska at Kearney Police Officer Scott Seals has been given a MADD Hero Award for his work to finish drunk driving, assist battle drugged driving, stop underage consuming and assist victims of these crimes.
Seals was acknowledged Tuesday in Lincoln at a ceremony hosted by Moms In opposition to Drunk Driving of Nebraska.
He was given an award within the class of Grownup DUI Enforcement – Particular person, which is given to people who reveal excessive arrest numbers whereas serving as leaders and motivators to their groups and serving to scale back alcohol-related deaths and accidents on Nebraska roads.
Seals, who joined UNK Police in 2018, was acknowledged for main the division in site visitors enforcement. In 329 stops previously yr, he made 24 arrests for DUI, 36 for MIP and 17 for different drug-related offenses.