They are the people who answer our calls when we're in emergency situations.
For Protecting the Palm Beaches, we recognize the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office 2019 Communications Officer of the Year.
The award was presented at a ceremony this week to Daniel Hall.
PBSO Communications Training Supervisor Kristen Crossen was also honored.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office handles more than a million calls per year.
Congress in 1991 designated the week of April 14th through the 20th to be National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.