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PCSO News Release

Media Contact:
Eleazer, Carrie

Public Information Officer 
News Date: 5/19/2015 

 Sheriff Judd Recognizes Outstanding PCSO Members at Annual Awards Ceremony 


Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd and Executive Staff members of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office will recognize law enforcement, detention, civilian, and volunteer members of the agency this evening, Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. at Lake Eva Banquet Hall in Haines City, at the "2015 PCSO Annual Awards Ceremony." On hand to help recognize these members will be county elected officials and administrators, and other special dignitaries.

Each year, PCSO holds an awards ceremony naming the Deputy Sheriff, Detention Deputy, Civilian, Reserve Deputy Sheriff, and Volunteer of the Year. In addition to these awards, Sheriff Judd will award Medals of Valor, Life-Saving Medals, and Meritorious Service Medals to those members who went above and beyond the call of duty during 2014.

“Each year we recognize the members who put their lives on the line every day to keep the people of Polk County safe, and the hard-working support staff who make it all possible. We hope you'll join us.” - Sheriff Grady Judd

The media is invited to attend this event.  Some award recipients and nominees may be undercover - the Public Information Officers will be on-hand to assist you in identifying those members who cannot be photographed or videotaped.