Butte police officer honored by Attorney General Tim Fox

BUTTE – Montana Attorney General Tim Fox presented the 2018 Matt Dale Outstanding Advocate of the Year Award to a Butte police officer in a ceremony Friday morning.

Butte-Silver Bow Officer Dan Murphy was nominated by his colleagues and honored at the event held at the courthouse rotunda on Friday. Officer Murphy was nominated for his personal and professional advocacy on behalf of victims of sexual and domestic violence.

According to Attorney General Fox’s office, for the past 18 years Officer Murphy has served as a police officer for the Butte-Silver Bow Law Enforcement Department.