7th Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Awards held

Law enforcement officers from Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Glades and Indian River counties were honored at the 7th Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Awards luncheon Thursday

Law enforcement officers in 10 categories were recognized in an event live streamed on WPTV.com.

One of the day's honors went to Delray Beach's Police Chief Anthony Strianese who was named Chief of the Year.

 The event gives the community an opportunity to show gratitude to officers who serve and protect the community.

The event was organized by ASIS International Chapter 254 of the Palm Beaches.

WPTV NewsChannel 5 anchor Shannon Cake was the emcee for the event which was held at the PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens.