San Clemente : Local News in Brief : Police Assn. Starts $200 Scholarship
The San Clemente Peace Officers Assn. has announced that it will begin awarding an annual $200 scholarship for a criminal justice student at Golden West College.
The Officer Rick Steed Scholarship is named after a San Clemente officer who was killed in the line of duty in 1978, association president Russ Moore said.
The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is in the top 10% of his or her class, who has excellent recommendations from teachers and who is not being sponsored by a particular police department, Moore said.