News Story


Deputies Honored by Kiwanis Clubs of Ventura County
5/15/2015 6:00:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Deputies Honored by Kiwanis Clubs of Ventura County as Recipients of 'Officer of the Year' Awards


Four Points by Sheraton in Ventura

Date & Time:

05/15/15 @ 6:00 PM

Unit(s) Responsible:

Ventura County Sheriff's Office Patrol & Detention Services

Recipients and Assignment



Deputy John Burt ' Camarillo Station

Deputy Thomas Brown ' Fillmore Station

Deputy Lee Chapman ' Thousand Oaks Station

Deputy Brian Dent ' Ojai Station

Deputy Miguel Gonzalez ' Moorpark Station

Deputy Jeff Jacobs 'Headquarters Station-Ventura

Deputy Monica Smith ' Detention Services





On May 15, 2015, Kiwanis Club of Ventura honored several Ventura County Sheriff's deputies by presenting them with the service club's 'Officer of the Year' awards.  These deputies were recognized for their outstanding performance and service to the communities they serve while on patrol and inside the custody environment at a dinner banquet hosted by the Kiwanis Clubs of Ventura County.


A recipient from each of the Sheriff's area patrol stations and custody division was selected to receive the award.  The recipients are to be commended for their exemplary work and professionalism.  The Ventura County Sheriff's Office joins in congratulating this year's 'Officer of the Year' recipients.


Prepared by:

Sergeant Denise Sliva


News Release Date:

May 16, 2015


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Sergeant Denise Sliva (805) 947-9258


Approved by:

Captain John Reilly