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Annual Police Department Awards

On March 31, the Police Department presented its annual department awards. Below are the award winners in the “Of the Year” category:

Volunteer of the Year : Dalton Pugh

Telecommunications Operator of the Year: Jackie Ryle

Civilian Employee of the Year: Kerie Cress

School Resource Officer of the Year: Officer Jay Rozell

Technical Support Officer of the Year: Officer Greg Brunson

Patrol Officer of the Year: Officer Kevin McBreen

Investigator of the Year: Detective Tim Stevenson

Police Supervisor of the Year: Sergeant Melissa Grubbs

Police Administrator of the Year: Lieutenant Ben Hall

Police Officer of the Year:  Detective Tim Stevenson

In addition, Detective Tim Stevenson received an Outside Agency Commendation.

Kevin Bender, Jeff Hill, Jimmy Keyes, Jay Rozell and Bodie Warren received Department Commendations.

Meritorious Service Awards went to Marc Gray, Kevin McBreen, Nick Simpson and Jeff Uhrig.

Congratulations to everyone!