Top cops honored by prosecutor

From left: Noblesville Police Chief Kevin Jowitt; Noblesville Detective Michael Haskett; D. Lee Buckingham, II, Hamilton County prosecuting attorney; Carmel Patrolman Chad Amos and Carmel Police Officer Timothy Green (Submitted photo)

From left: Noblesville Police Chief Kevin Jowitt; Noblesville Detective Michael Haskett; D. Lee Buckingham, II, Hamilton County prosecuting attorney; Carmel Patrolman Chad Amos and Carmel Police Officer Timothy Green (Submitted photo)

D. Lee Buckingham, II, Hamilton County prosecuting attorney, recognized his office’s selections for the 2013 Road Officer of the Year and the 2013 Investigator of the Year on Jan. 21. The prosecuting attorney recognizes a road officer and an investigator each year for particularly distinguished service.

Carmel Police Officer Chad Amos is the 2013 Road Officer of the Year. Amos has been a law enforcement officer for 16 years, having served previously with the Chesterfield, Butler University and Cicero Police Depts., and the Carmel Police Dept. since 2008.

Detective Michael Haskett is the 2013 Investigator of the Year. Haskett has been a law enforcement officer since 2002 and a detective with the Noblesville Police Dept. since 2008.