St. Landry Crime Stoppers recognized law enforcement personnel with awards presented by St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz. from left, are Crime Stoppers administrative assistant Elizabeth Bernard, Deputy Chief Eddie Thibodeaux, Eunice Police Lt. Robert Brickley, Eunice Chief of Police Randy Fontenot. Brickley received the St. Landry Crime Stoppers 2020 Supervisor of the Year award. Brickley has been with the Eunice Police Department for many years. He is one of four homicide investigators and has investigated high-profile cases for his department, which resulted in arrests. He is a shift supervisor and supervises six other officers / personnel. Additionally, he is also a field training officer and trains new recruits for the department. Brickley takes interest in community policing and maintaining social contacts with the general public.
St. Landry Crime Stoppers recognized law enforcement personnel with awards presented by St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz. Award recipients, from left, included Sheriff Guidroz; Lt. Nicholas Sheumaker, Corrections Officer of the Year; Lillian Rideaux, Civil Officer of the Year; Deputy Julian Tibbs, Officer of the Year; Detective Brandon Garcia, Detective of the Year; Sgt. Neil Whatley, Special Services Officer of the Year; Chief Deputy Hilman Popillion; Deputy Chief Eddie Thibodeaux; and Crime Stoppers administrative assistant Elizabeth Bernard. Due to COVID-19, there was no banquet to present the awards. The awards were presented at various department offices. (Submitted photos)