Pittsburgh - Robert Barr
2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award Recipient
The Pittsburgh Division honors Robert Barr, whose diligent work over the past decade has raised awareness within the public and private sectors on a variety of threats, including human trafficking, hate crimes, violent crimes against children, counterintelligence, and, most recently, the heroin and opioid epidemic. Mr. Barr also is one of the founding members of the FBI Pittsburgh Project H.O.P.E.—the Heroin Outreach Prevention and Education Initiative.
FBI Director Recognizes Distinguished Community Leaders
In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters on April 28, 2017, Director James B. Comey recognized the recipients of the 2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award. These leaders, selected by their area FBI field office, have demonstrated outstanding contributions to their local communities through service. The FBI is grateful for the work of each of these individuals and organizations on behalf of their communities.
“This year’s honorees have distinguished themselves in remarkable ways through their hard work, their leadership, and their strength of character," said Director Comey. “Time and again, today's award recipients have put others before themselves.”
2016 DCLA Winners
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