Milwaukee - Tom Hinz
The Milwaukee Division honors Tom Hinz, founder and director of the Northeast Wisconsin Veterans Treatment Court. The court has been a lifesaver for veterans coping with challenges resulting from their service, including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, traumatic brain injury, alcohol and substance abuse, and domestic violence. Twenty-six veterans have graduated from the court with no incidents of recidivism.
FBI Director Recognizes Distinguished Community Leaders
In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters on April 15, 2016, Director James B. Comey recognized the recipients of the 2015 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 done extraordinary good across communities in this country and have made a lasting difference,” said Director Comey. “Thank you for that good, thank you for what you represent, and thank you for inspiring not just the FBI but this entire country.”
Recipients of the 2015 Director’s Community Leadership Award are:
Read a related story on 2015 Director’s Community Leadership Awards ceremony