By Blake Miller
Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center Police Officers were recognized for accomplishments in their field. Hard work and dedication to duty has paid off for these officers, who are to be commended for their achievements.
Sergeants Roger Scott, Eric Wadsworth and Stave Warren were officially promoted to the rank of Lieutenant during the ceremony. As MWEOC Police Lieutenants, they must be prepared at all times to make tough decisions, foster teamwork and ensure mission accomplishment for members of the MWEOC Police Department.
Captain Christopher Hammond was promoted to the position of Deputy Chief of Police and the rank of Major.
Also recognized, and pinned as Colonel, is the Chief of the MWEOC Police, Kenneth Sheppard, who recently completed the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) Criminal Investigator Training Program. This rigorous course included training in the techniques, concepts, and methodologies of conducting criminal investigations.