Officer of the Year

Office of the Year

The Monroe Police Department recognizes outstanding achievement in law enforcement with the Officer of the Year Award. This honor goes to a well-rounded law enforcement officer who has exceeded the duty requirements expected of his or her position and has demonstrated a distinct pattern of community service coupled with professional achievement. The award, which especially takes into account heroic acts, is presented annually.


 Portrait of Officer Chris Nelson

2017
Officer Chris Nelson
Renae Peterson


2016
Detective Renae Peterson
 Dan Clanton
2015
Cpl. Daniel Clanton 

Aaron Oetjens

2014
Aaron Oetjens

2013 Kent Klemz

2013
Kent Klemz

2012 John Schiappacasse

2012
John Schiappacasse

2011 Donald Brady

2011
Donald Brady

2010 Teresa Herrick

2010
Teresa Herrick

2009 Paul Marks

2009
Paul Marks

2008 Tyler Dickerson

2008
Tyler Dickerson

2007 Derek Lindsay

2007
Derek Lindsay

2006 Brett Ansel

2006
Brett Ansel

2005 Chris Fuher

2005
Chris Fuher

2004 John Wall

2004
John Wall

2003 Chad Tolstedt

2003
Chad Tolstedt

2002 Richard Ohanesian

2002
Richard Ohanesian

2001 David Foley

2001
David Foley

2000 John Ouellette

2000
John Ouellette

1999 Tom Mohrbach

1999
Tom Mohrbach

1998 Dave DelPiombo

1998
Dave DelPiombo

1997 C.F. McCormick III

1997
C.F. McCormick III

1996 Edward Chakmakian

1996
Edward Chakmakian

1995 Brett Ansel

1995
Brett Ansel

1994 Ken Miller

1994
Ken Miller

1996 Daryl Tamsen

1996
Daryl Tamsen

1992 David Foley

1992
David Foley

1991 Tom Mohrbach

1991
Tom Mohrbach

1990 C.F. McCormick III

1990
C.F. McCormick III

1989 Tom Jenkins

1989
Tom Jenkins

1988 James Fick

1988
James Fick

1987 Dan E. Richards

1987
Dan E. Richards

1986 John Carter

1986
John Carter

1985 Kenneth Moore

1985
Kenneth Moore

1984 Merle Smith

1984
Merle Smith

1983 Barclay Stewart

1983
Barclay Stewart

1982 Mark Spreeman

1982
Mark Spreeman

1981 Bueford Campbell

1981
Bueford Campbell

1980 Bert Flowers

1980
Bert Flowers

1979 Barb Dusseau

1979
Barb Dusseau

1978 Paul Peters

1978
Paul Peters

1977 Mark Porta

1977
Mark Porta

1976 John Chalfa

1976
John Chalfa

1975 James Arnold

1975
James Arnold

1974 Elmer Roberts

1974
Elmer Roberts

1973 Jack Poupard

1973
Jack Poupard

1972 Clifton Florian

1972
Clifton Florian

1971 Oliver Trouten

1971
Oliver Trouten

1970 Dan Bert

1970
Dan Bert

1969 Arlie Tinnel

1969
Arlie Tinnel

1968 Michael Bosanic

1968
Michael Bosanic

1968 Laverne Minton

1968
Laverne Minton

Dalvin Arnold

1967
Dalvin Arnold

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1966
Harold Newberry
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