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FWPD officers recognized for service, bravery

Posted Nov. 14, 2018

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Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald presents awards to officers during the awards ceremony.

Above and Beyond Awards were presented to numerous Fort Worth Police Department personnel recently.

These are the award recipients:

Certificate of Merit
Officer Michael Wiles, Sgt. Jacob White, Officer Martin William, Officer Dusty Dwyer, Officer Kimberly Pace, Officer Thomas Johnson, Officer Angela Jacobs, Officer Stephen Thompson, Officer Charles Brady, Sgt. Bryan Farmer, Officer Michael Phelps, Officer Jeremy Balders, Officer Ryan Navarro, Officer Garrett Hull, Officer Dempsey Addy, Officer Dallas Connor, Det. Henri Leblanc, Sgt. Kelly Peel, Lt. William Hix and Officer David Crim.

Distinguished Service Award
Officer Peter Henz.

Chief’s Letter of Recognition
Sgt. Angela Mapes, Officer Carlos Zelaya, Officer Ryan Sparks, Officer Darrin Parr, Det. Leigh Jones, Det. Paul Vega, Det. Dustin Shaw, Officer Ron Snyder, Officer Isiah Garner, Officer Paula Gibson, Officer Chelsea Gossett, Officer Carey Gilbert, Officer Timothy Dean, Cpl. Stephanie Phillips and Cpl. Weldon Thompson.

Lifesaving Award
Officer Daniel Villeneuve, Officer Kirk Byrom, Officer Daniel McCreery, Officer Nicholas Maddock, Officer Jonathan Moody, Officer Eric Smith, Officer Jermario Hall, Officer Darryl Little, Officer Ariel Garcia, Sgt. Michael Skaggs, Officer Michael Pinkston, Officer Cory Kaether, Officer Joshua Breyer, Officer Lawrence Wolfe, Officer Ryan Wheelan, Officer Jerry Miller, Sgt. Clay Hendrix, Officer Michael Marquez, Officer Barry Sawyer, Officer Alec Wiseman, Officer Ralph Park, Officer Justin Henry, Officer Rayune Smith, Officer Travis Kendrick, Officer Jacob Dunn, Officer Dewayne Lee, Officer George Reynolds and Officer Troy Deichert.

Police Appreciation Award
Philip Freeman, Anna Boulware, Kenneth Hankins, Kenneth Hankins, Charles Barnett, Marquez Banks, Joseph Banks, Brian Johnson, Derrick R. Hudgins and Rachel Stepp.

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