HENRY COUNTY, GA- December 7, 2017—The Henry County Police Department celebrated their officers at their annual Christmas Celebration and Departmental Awards Ceremony on Friday, December 1, 2017 at Heritage Park in McDonough. This year, the Henry County Code Enforcement joined in the celebration after recently being restructured and assigned to the Uniform Patrol Division.

Sheriff Keith McBrayer and Deputy Chief Mark Amerman started the event by welcoming several local officials and thanking the employees for the amazing job each has done throughout the year. County Manager Cheri Hobson-Matthews and Deputy County Manager Brad Johnson were also in attendance.

The following Henry County Police Department employees were recognized with awards during the celebration:

  • Unit of the Year: Crime Scene Unit- CST. Michelle Johnson, CST. Lori Johnson, CST. Jennifer Green, CST. Lavetta Oliver, CST. Teresa Nelson, CST. Kathryn Brown and Unit Supervisor, Sergeant Robert Godsey
  • Officer of the Year: Officer Yusuf Saadiq
  • Supervisor of the Year: Sergeant Broc Johnson
  • Rookie of the Year: Officer Stephen Smith
  • Chaplain of the Year: Pastor Ralph Easterwood
  • Reserve Officer of the Year: Officer Al Harmon
  • Code Enforcement Officer of the Year: Coleen McBrayer
  • Leadership Award: Lieutenant Randy Lee
  • Top Gun: Officer Kyle Ramsey
  • Civilian Employee of the Year: Kristy Nix
  • Detective of the Year: Detective David LeCroy
  • Support Employee of the Year: Jennifer Green
  • SWAT Operator of the Year: Sergeant Erin Combs
  • SOD Officer of the Year: Officer Kenneth Palmer

Chief’s Choice Awards:

Barbara Dribnak

Detective Joseph Maher

Elizabeth Cole

Officer Justin Northcutt