Officers of the Year: CHP awardee continues family tradition
CHP PLACERVILLE Cmdr. Craig Root, left, and CHP Commissioner Joe Farrow celebrate Placerville-area CHP Officer of the Year Sean Nichols. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
The 51st annual Peace Officers of the Year were awarded in a ceremony at the American Legion Hall in Placerville Wednesday evening.
The American Legion presented its Peace Officers of the Year award to a member each of the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office, the Placerville Police Department and the California Highway Patrol, and were nominated and voted on by their peers in their respective agencies.
In a packed hall, the officers were presented their awards by former Sheriff Hal Barker, Legion Cmdr. Dusty Deryck ... Continue Reading