Congratulations to Massachusetts State Trooper Mark Concannon, second from right, who was named the Massachusetts Task Force Officer of the Year by the Drug Enforcement Administration yesterday.
Trooper Concannon serves on the DEA Strike Force, a joint team that includes federal, state and local law enforcement officers. Trooper Concannon was the case officer for several multiple-kilogram fentanyl cases over the past year. Seen with him at the award ceremony at DEA-New England Field Division Headquarters in Boston are, from left, Assistant Special Agent-in-Charge Jon Delena, MSP Lt. Colonel Dermot Quinn, and Special Agent-in-Charge Brian Boyle. The Strike Force plays a major role in interdicting narcotics trafficking throughout the state.