FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Andrea Imms, KPD Public Relations
Office: (504) 712-2244
Date: August 4, 2011
Local KPD show recognized as Outstanding
Media by Special Olympics Louisiana
Kenner Police Department and K-TV 76 television show, Beyond the
Badge, was recently recognized by Special Olympics Louisiana as
their Outstanding Television Media Award recipient for 2010.
The show was recognized at the 24th Annual
Spirit of Special Olympics Sports Awards Banquet on Saturday,
July 9, 2011 at the Eldorado Resort and Casino in
The Kenner Police Department joined together with K-TV 76
to produce the monthly television program, which began airing in
June of 2007, in order to give viewers an inside look at the KPD
and the services the department offers to the community.
Beyond the Badge has always been willing to have Special
Olympics Louisiana representatives on air when needed and
provides dependable coverage to the organization.
In addition to featuring Special Olympics
Louisiana on Beyond the Badge, other segments focus on KPD
programs and divisions, various safety topics, local events and
Most Wanted is a regular segment on the show that highlights
wanted individuals, unsolved homicide cases and updates.
For a schedule of Beyond the Badge and other K-TV 76 show times,
please visit the City of
Kenner’s website at
click on the K-TV 76 link.
K-TV can be viewed on Cox Cable Jefferson, channel 76 and
will soon be available on AT&T U-verse, channel 99.
Previous Beyond the Badge episodes as well as other K-TV
shows can be viewed on the K-TV 76 You Tube page at