THE ANTHONY M. KANE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Nominations Deadline: May 01, 2019

All nominations should be sent to: NE-IAATI Executive Offices P.O. Box 1275, Mansfield MA 02048 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

This award was established in 1986 and was originally known as the NE-IAATI Achievement Award. In 1994, its name was changed to the Anthony M. Kane Achievement Award in memory of Anthony M. Kane, a hard-working and well-loved member of the Northeast Chapter. After a long and distinguished career with the Philadelphia Police Department, Tony Kane joined the National Insurance Crime Bureau where he continued to serve the cause of vehicle theft and fraud investigation until his untimely death on September 10, 1994. In addition to being the Founder and President of the Pennsylvania Auto Crime Investigators Association and a Director of the Pennsylvania Anti-Car Theft Committee, Tony Kane also served as Director of Training for the Northeast Regional Chapter of the International Association of Auto Theft Investigators. The Anthony M. Kane Achievement Award is intended to serve as a continual testimony to his exceptional contribution to the field of vehicle theft and fraud investigation. The recipient shall be selected based on the nominee’s outstanding achievement in the field of vehicle theft or fraud investigation or prevention. Nominees for the award must be members of the International Association of Auto Theft Investigators. Nominations for the award may come from any person, either a member or non-member, and must be directed to the Chair of the Awards Committee of the Executive Director of the Northeast Regional Chapter of the International Association of Auto Theft Investigators.

Award Recipients

Year
Name or Group
2012
Sr SA John Paskan NICB
2012
Constbl Chris Barnett Peel Regional Police
2012
Det. John Logan Philadelphia PD Project Nigerian Express
2012
S/A Joseph Majarowitz US FBI
2011
PO Joe Riley Bensalem, PA PD
2011
Sgt Dennis Goodhart Trp Darren Huggins OH State Police
2011
Det. Sgt. Sal Aprile Det. Eric Brenner Det. Jeff Bruchak Det. Steve Marshall Lehigh County (PA) Auto Theft Task Force
2010
Supv. Brian Dalrymple Off. Carlos Mercado Off. Daniel Donnellan US Customs & Border Protection
2010
S/A Mark Gilland S/A Harry Ubele US Imm. & Customs Enforcement
2010
DI Joseph Kenny Sgt Jon Schwartz Det Thomas Burke Det John Wright Det Carl Rigg NYCPD Auto Crime
2010
PA State Police Auto Theft Unit
2010
Det. Jeffrey Quod NYC PD Auto Crime Queens South
2010
Det. Heather Halstead Det. Steve Owens Lancaster City (PA) Auto Theft Unit
2010
Trp Kevin Mills PA State Police
2010
Trp Michael Pisarchick Det Paul Koropal Trp David Aldridge Trp Michael Kokoski Trp Scott Monroe PA State Police
2010
Sr Inv Antoine Rainville Sr Inv Brendan Byron Inv Joshua Bull Inv Todd Putorti NYS DMV Operation Bush League
2009
Sgt. Daniel Buckley Philadelphia PD
2009
Sgt. Robert Gaugler NJ State Police
2009
Michelle Stanton PA Auto Theft Prevention Authority
2009
Inv. Shawn Yost NYS DMV Buffalo
2008
Lieut Gene Borelli Sgt George Nash Det Mike McMahon Det Dave Moore Det Kenneth Desfeano Det Richard Sullivan Dominic Franzo NYPD Auto Crime Unit NYPC Computer Crimes
2008
P.O. Pat Fox Albany, NY PD
2008
York Co (PA)District Attorney - Auto Theft Unit
2007
New York City Police Department Staten Island Auto Crime Division
2007
Federal Bureau of Investigation Philadelphia Office
2007
Lieut. Michael Byrne Sgt. Wayne Pollaci Det Michael Dorto Det Nicholas Ferraro Det James Halley Det Vincent Lapenta Det Joseph Wedge NYCPS Auto Crime Unit Operation Stadium Scrap
2007
Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office
2007
Capt C. Deyermond Sgt M. Simard Inv Kim Guardina Lawrence (MA) Auto Theft Task Force
2007
Det Robert Petro Suffolk County (NY) PD
2007
New York City Police Department North Fraudulent Accident Investigation
2007
Det Contbl Gaye Pokol Niagara Regional Police Det Constbl George. Kleinsteiber Ontario Provincial Police
2007
Suffolk County PD Vehicle Theft Unit
2007
Asst. Director Michael Muchahy NYS DMV DFI
2006
New York City Police Department Auto Crime Squad
2006
Sgt Brad Anderson Det Jim Fatta Det Damon Greathouse Detective Bill Hickey Lancaster (PA) PD Auto Theft Unit
2006
National Insurance Crime Bureau
2006
The Port Authority of NY & NJ Police Department
2006
Penn. State Police Auto Theft Task Forces Central Eastern Western
2006
New York State Insurance Fraud Bureau
2006
Philadelphia PD Major Crimes Auto Squad
2006
Sr. S/A John J. Kennedy NICB, NY
2006
Sgt. Timothy Dumas Connecticut State Police
2005
Harry Roberts USAA Insurance
2005
Robert M. Hart FBI Steven M. Troy, FBI Martin W. Fin, FBI Rafael DelGard NYPD Cliff A. Bieder NYPD Michael J Mechow NICB FBI/NYPD Joint Auto Larceny Task Force
2005
Allan Hollywood Montreal UC PD Project CERVO
2005
New York City PD Staten Island Auto Crime Squad
2004
Ralph B. Battle Port Authority PD
2004
Paul Rudy, CGU Insurance
2004
Lynn A. Kramer Allstate Insurance Company
2004
Richard Fauteux Canada Customs Project CERVO
2004
R. Bodnar / A. Archer Niagara Regional Police “Chopper Invest.”
2003
Ronald George, Queens County DA’s Office
2003
Thomas J. Sweeney Chief Bridgeport, CT PD
2003
Phillip Koenig N.I.C.B.
2003
Peter O’Neill,  CARCO
2003
Sally A. Udalovas The Robert Plan
2003
Benoit Plante Sûreté du Québec Project CERVO
2003
Kenneth Vitty, Hertz Claims Management
2001
S/A Warren Flagg, FBI Joint Auto Larceny Task Force
2001
H. Brady, Jr. / Charles T. Meade NYC PD / NCPD “Castellano Invest.
2001
Essex County, NJ   Auto Theft Task Force
2000
New York City PD Auto Crime School
1999
Sureté du Québec “Operation Calmar
1998
Sally A. Udalovas GEICO - NY
1997
Montreal Urban Community Police Vehicle Theft Section
1996
Craig Hamblin Atlantic City PD
1995
Hanover Ins. Co. New Jersey - SIU “Operation Leadfoot”
1994
William King Rochester PD Auto Theft Squad
1993
Gov’s Auto Theft Strike Force Boston, MA
1992
Thomas Zimmer New York State Police
1991
Jersey City PD Auto Theft Unit “Operation Leadfoot”