CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston Police Chief Greg Mullen has been named 2015 Person of the Year by a domestic violence victims assistance group.
Mullen received the honor from Liza's Lifeline at the organization's annual banquet in downtown Charleston.
Organizers say they chose Mullen for the difference he has made in the lives of victims of domestic violence.
Liza's Lifeline assists domestic violence victims, their families, pets and their community through financial assistance, education and social change, according to its website. It was named after Liza Ellen Warner, who lost her life to domestic violence in 2004, the site states.