On November 12, 2021, the Indiana State Police held an awards and recognition ceremony in Indianapolis. The ceremony publicly recognizes the achievements, self-sacrifice, and accomplishments of the Indiana State Police employees from around the state. Locally, Trooper Daniel Connolly received the Indiana State Police Lafayette District DUI Award for his commitment to removing impaired drivers from the Indiana roadways. In 2020, Connolly led the Lafayette Post with 82 impaired driving arrests. Connolly exemplifies the professionalism and integrity expected of the Indiana State Police troopers. Connolly’s actions continue to make the roadways safer for the citizens of Indiana. Trooper Connolly has worked for the Indiana State Police for 4 years and is assigned to patrol primarily in Clinton County