2011 MADD Recognition Award

The NYS STOP-DWI Foundation and Mothers Against Drunk Driving of New York State (MADD) honored Bureau Chief Mary Tanner-Richter with the 2011 Recognition Award for her dedication and commitment to the prosecution of DWI crimes. 

"Each day Mary comes to work to face the challenge of combatting DWI and vehicular crimes in the courtroom.  This award recognizes the hard work Mary puts in for each victim and their families every single day.  She deserves this recognition for all of the lives she affects in her pursuit of justice," said DA David Soares.

Times Union article highlighting the achievements of Mary Tanner-Richter:             She Takes on a Killer