Contact: Captain Eben Bratcher, Lt. Darren Simmons,
Deputy Roxanne Meyer or Alfonso Zavala
Phone: (928) 783-4427
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
9:00 AM, April 25, 2013
Sheriff's Office Annual Awards
Location of Incident: Yuma, AZ
On Friday, April 19, 2013, the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office held its 26th Annual Awards Presentation and Recognition Ceremony at Britain’s Farm Chuckwagon & Steakhouse. Over 200 employees, volunteers, family, and friends attended the event.
During the awards presentation, several officers, civilian employees, and volunteers were recognized for their outstanding service to the Sheriff’s Office and community during 2012. The list of award recipients is as follows:
VOLUNTEERS OF THE YEAR
Also recognized during this event were Martin and Myrtle McBee for their 47 years of dedicated service to the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue (SAR) Team. Sheriff Wilmot awarded the McBee’s the designation of “Life Member” of the YCSO SAR.
On behalf of Sheriff Leon Wilmot and the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office, we wish to express our sincere appreciation to the following for their generous donations for our annual awards event:
Bill & Lois Britain, A Man Cave, Ah-So Sushi & Steak, Bill Alexander Ford, Buffalo Wild Wings, Chili’s Grill & Bar, Cocopah Casino, Food City/Tom Giver, Manager, JBS Five Rivers Cattle Feeding LLC, Bob Kammann, Jiffy Lube, Outback Steakhouse, Quechan Casino Resort, Red Lobster, Reddy Ice, Soft Cloth Car Wash, Sprague’s Sports, Texas Roadhouse, Yuma Landing Restaurant & the Peach Family.
Their donations helped make this an unforgettable night of fun, food and camaraderie for everyone in attendance. Thank you for your continued support.