HCPOA present awards
Hamilton County Sheriffs Deputy Gary Johnson was recently presented with the 2017 Peace Officer of the Year Award by the Hamilton County Peace Officers Association.
Johnson has been with the Sheriffs Office for nearly 10 years. Officials said he is a highly respected member of the department and is active in his community. Johnson serves as the Assistant Fire Chief in Stratford. He has taken an active role in the efforts to assist the Special Olympics with various fundraising events.