SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — A national organization that represents companies that make and sell uniforms has named the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office as best dressed.
The North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors selected the Shore law enforcers for its 2013 Best Dressed Public Safety Awards in the Sheriff’s Office category.READ MORE: Morgan State University Awarded $6.25M From Apple & Google
The Daily Times of Salisbury reports that Sheriff Mike Lewis changed the office’s uniforms after his election in 2006. The standard uniforms are gray and black. There are other uniforms for other situations, such as the black work utility uniform that dog handlers can wear.READ MORE: How One Baltimore Business Owner Is Carrying On The Legacy Of The Women's Industrial Exchange
The association said about 235 entries were submitted across different categories. Among the criteria used to select winners were innovative uses of fabric and color and having uniforms that allow law enforcers to do their jobs.MORE NEWS: 5 Suspects, Including 2 Juveniles, Charged In Ocean City Armed Robbery
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