SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) — Women in Blue is a program recognizing trail-blazing women in law enforcement and it raises money to support the work of the San Diego Police Foundation.
This year's Women in Blue event will honor Chief Shelley Zimmerman and her 35 years with the SDPD by presenting her with a lifetime achievement award next month.
Chief Zimmerman along with the foundation's Celeste Blodgett stopped by Morning Extra with details on the event and program.
We had a great time today on @CBS8 @thecwsandiego w/ @SanDiegoPD Chief of Police @ChiefZimmerman & @HeatherNews8! Thank you for having us on to promote our #WomeninBlue event honoring the Chief with a Lifetime Achievement Award #SDPD pic.twitter.com/en6pRjsye1— SD Police Foundation (@sdpolicefdtn) January 31, 2018
This year’s sole 2018 #WomeninBlue honoree is @SanDiegoPD Chief of Police @ChiefZimmerman. She will be presented a Lifetime Achievement Award as she completes 35 years of service at #SDPD. Chief Zimmerman will be retiring from the SDPD in March https://t.co/lTP4FEn8iC pic.twitter.com/77BeqHZlli— SD Police Foundation (@sdpolicefdtn) January 12, 2018
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