Guam - More than two dozen police detectives and two sergeants were recognized today for their work in clearing backlogged cases assigned to GPD's Criminal Investigations Division. The 27 officers were honored for their work during a commendation ceremony at Adelup this morning.

The detectives assisted the Neighborhood Patrol Division without incurring any overtime during the holidays in December and cleared 295 cases in a single day while determining the status of 400 other complaints.