We recently held our monthly meeting honoring our Officer and Employee of the month winners. Congratulations to MCC Corporal David Smith (6.25 years) and from Employee Services Benjamin Everly (6 years). Both were nominated by their peers for their work ethic and their ability to go above and beyond what is expected.
Sheriff Hall also awarded our Special Achievement Ribbon to four officers this month! Warrant Officers Barker and Lillard, and from Armed Services Corporal Cates and Lt. Hampton, received this recognition for their quick and timely actions that are credited to saving the lives of two individuals.
Last night was DAY 3 of our Citizens’ Academy! The attendees toured minimum, medium, and maximum security areas, learned the appropriate security measures for each type of inmate, and were able to spend some time with DCSO Programs to see how they are able to provide hope to the incarcerated.
This week we held our monthly meeting honoring our Officer and Employee of the Month winners. Congratulations to HDC Officer Jennifer Newman (1 year) and from our Warrants Division Deonza, Cato-Mathews (23 years). Kudos to these two for exemplifying our mission!
Congratulations to Eric Coppess and Tyler Boddy, the DCSO Officer and Employee of the Month! Also honored was last month’s Employee of the Month Sarah Ferrin, as well as our officers who were recently certified in Crisis Intervention Training.
A special night for 29 cadets as it marks their graduation from the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office Training Academy! Hundreds of family and friends joined Sheriff Daron Hall to celebrate their achievements and to witness the swearing-in of our newest officers! Congratulations!
This morning we held our monthly meeting honoring our Officer and Employee of the month winners. Congratulations to MCC Corporal Constance Mackey (3.5 years) and from Training Sarah Ferrin (6.75 years). Both honorees were had prior commitments and will be recognized at the September meeting.
The American Jail Association President-Elect Marsha Travis was onsite with Chief Deputy John Ford to present certificates to our latest employees to earn the title of Certified Jail Manager. Congratulations to Chief of Security Carla Joseph and Lieutenant Cassie Thomas!
Each month we nominate a #SuperTweeter! This person through either Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram is our foremost online advocate and helps us spread the word about the great work being done by our officers/staff! Congratulations to our newest #SuperTweeter, Gredonna Wilkerson!
Earlier in the month Retired Sgt. Major Wayne Curry, now with the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), stopped by to recognize the efforts of Booking Supervisor Lisa Biggers. Ms. Biggers was nominated for the “Patriotic Employer” award by Prisoner Processor Maceo Ali for her above and beyond support throughout his various deployments. Today, Chief Ford read her nomination for those in attendance and congratulated her on a job well done.
On November 7, the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office held its monthly meeting honoring our Officer and Employee of the month winners. Congratulations to our most current Officer/Employee of the Month: Transportation Corporal Morris Craven (14 years) and from HDC Administration Missy Flenoid (19 years). With both honorees out of town for the October meeting, we also celebrated the September Officer/Employee of the Month honorees: Corporal Paul Miller and Case Manager Kinya Jamison! Congratulations to all!
Congratulations to the newest member of our #SuperTweeter club, Officer Michael Martinez. This morning he received our Exceptional Service coin for his work in helping us spread the word about the great work being done by our officers/staff, and for being our foremost online advocate!
Personnel from Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, Nashville Fire, and Nashville Sheriff came together for the pregame 9/11 tribute ceremony at the Tennessee Titans home opener! The ceremony included a F-16 flyover, National Anthem by Michael W. Smith, and several us were able to meet a hometown hero, the Titans 12th Man, Mr. James Shaw Jr.!
A big THANK YOU to our volunteers! Their day started at 7:30 am at the MNPD’s North Precinct, shuttled to the Titans practice facility for breakfast and to practice unfurling the 150 feet by 300 feet (approximately 1,200 pounds) American flag. From there everyone was shuttled to the Titans vs. Texans game to watch warm-ups from the field, meet the Titans 12th Man, James Shaw Jr., and some even played a little catch with J.J. Watt!
On top of all of this, TITANS WIN!
Congratulations to our Officer/Employee of the Month: Corporal Samuel Jines and Case Worker Kendra Whidbee. Cpl. Jines was nominated for “going above and beyond to respond/render aid” during a critical incident and Ms. Whidbee for her “positive, uplifting and approachable” demeanor!
In August, Officers/Employees at our Sheriff’s North Complex were able to raise more than $1,200 with a cookout fundraiser to benefit The Last Minute Toy Store.With this money, hundreds of additional toys will be purchased to help local children this holiday season.
Congratulations to the newest member of our #SuperTweeter club, Warrant Officer Robert Williams. This morning he received our Exceptional Service coin or helping us spread the word about the great work being done by our officers/staff, and for being our foremost online advocate!