Bangor, ME, Police Facebook Writer Receives Humor Writing Award

“The mastermind behind the Bangor Police Department’s Facebook page has been honored for his writing about the daily humorous aspects of police work.

“Sgt. Tim Cotton was recognized by the Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop as Humor Writer of the Month for February 2016. Bombeck was a nationally syndicated humor columnist until her death in 1996. The workshop is overseen by the University of Dayton, her alma mater.”

A recent Bangor Daily News article reported on Sergeant Cotton and the award presented to him.

To access the complete Bangor Daily News report, please visit:

Bangor Daily News: Bangor police Facebook page author earns humor writing accolade (2 FEB 16)

Related article:

The Boston Globe: Maine police offer mid-Atlantic advice on how to handle a snowstorm – (22 JAN 16)

Background information:

Facebook: Bangor Police Department

Bangor Police Department

City of Bangor

Wikipedia: Bangor, Maine


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Thomas Lopatosky is editor & publisher of New England City & Town.
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