The Texarkana Police Department held an awards ceremony on Wednesday, March 18th, at 2:30 p.m. in the Texarkana Police Training Facility located on the first floor of the Bi-State Criminal Justice Center.
During this ceremony, Chief Robert Harrison honored a number of department personnel, including recent Officers of the Quarter and Officer of the Year, present a lifesaving award, and 2 police retirements. The following is a list of received awards.
Officer of the Quarter 2014, for the 1st quarter Corporal Les Munn
Officer of the Quarter 2014, for the 2nd quarter Officer Jeremy Gordon
Officer of the Quarter 2014, for the 3rd quarter Detective Tom Briggs
Officer of the Quarter 2014, for the 4th quarter Officer Allen Johnson
Officer of the Year 2014 Corporal John VanMeter
Lifesaving Award Corporal Denise Wilder, Officer Les Munn, Officer Holly Smith, and Officer Payton Harris
Community Service Award Officer Kristi Mitchell
Police Commendation Award Sergeant Todd Harness and Sergeant Nick Elrod
Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.
Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer