May 16, 2013 1:04 PM by MELISSA CANONE
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office held their Annual Law Enforcement Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 14. Awards were given to the following deputies for their outstanding accomplishments and service to the Sheriff's Office in 2012 in their respective
Deputy of the Year:
Cpl. Benjamin Hare - Enforcement Division
Sgt. Ryan Mareno - Enforcement Security Division."2012 Deputy of the Year" for the entire Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office.
Detective Sgt. William "Billy" Wilcox - Investigations Division
Sgt. Ben Angerstein, Jr. - Programs Division
Hancel Hedrick - Financial Division
Thomas Mefford - Civil Division
Ida Lynell Benoit - Special Services Division
Cynthia Roberts - Correctional Division
Detective Sgt. David Doucett - Law Enforcement Centers
Tammy Lavergne of the Human Resources Department was chosen as "Support Employee of the Year."
The "Eric Bellard Pride Award" was given to Sr. Cpl. Grant Strenth.