b'Washington County Attorneys Office2019 Annual Report Staff Awards Rick Hodsdon Washington County was named 2019 Partner of the Year by the Minnesota Land Trust earlier in September, and the award was presented to the County Board September 17, 2019. Imran Ali and Aimee Schroeder TheNationalAssociationofCounties(NACo) granted Washington County a 2019 Achievement Award for its program titled East Metro Human TraffickingTaskForceinthecategoryof CriminalJusticeand Public Safety. Christine VonDeLinde ChristinereceivedtheCustomerServiceAwardfromthe WashingtonCountyBoardforheroutstandingworkwith victimsofcrimesandwitnessesinWashingtonCounty.Christineinitiatedandledtheprocesstodealwithahigh-volume identity theft case. Imran Ali ImranreceivedtheMeritoriousServiceAwardfromthe MinnesotaCountyAttorneysAssociationforhisworkwith human trafficking.Under the direction of the County Attorney he has initiated a targeted prosecution model, working with law enforcement to crack down on the rampant prostitution of youth in Washington County.Erin JohnsonErin received the Award of Excellence from the Minnesota County Attorneys Association for her work in the area of child protection.She has been a long-time member (over a decade) of the MCAA Juvenile Law Committee and has been co-chair of the CHIPS Sub-Committee since 2015.22'