Law Officer of the Year

Congratulations to Adams County Sheriff Department’s Deputy Tommy Pickett for being named the 51st Law Enforcement Officer of the Year. Deputy Pickett was honored for his work with the West Central Illinois Task Force. Pickett opened more than 50 felony drug cases and made more than 30 related arrests in 2016.

Year Law Officer of Year
2016-17 Tommy Pickett ACSD
2015-16 Adam Gibson QPD
2014-15 Rob Power LCSD
2013-14 Brad Williams ISP
2012-13 Darla Pullins QPD
2011-12 Tom Miller QPD/Joe Lohmeyer ACSD
2010-11 Jeff Nevin QPD
2009-10 Timmy Shoop MHP
2008-09 Todd Adkisson ISP
2007-08 Gil Feld QPD
2006-07 Jason Simmons QPD
2005-06 Tom Mavity ISP
2004-05 Fred Kientzle ACS
2003-04 Steven Holder MHP
2002-03 Robert Mehl QPD
2001-02 Mike Pigg ISP
2000-01 John Douglas QPD
1999-00 Brett Johnson MHP
1998-99 Gerald Kempf ISP
1997-98 Dina Dreyer QPD
1996-97 Roger Fox ISP
1995-96 Loretta Lewis QPD
1994-95 Glen Sanders ICP
1993-94 Ray Nebe ACS
1992-93 RT Finney QPD
1991-92 Gregory Kindle MHP
1990-91 John Harberts ACS
1989-90 Steve Albert QPD
1988-89 David Dodson ISP
1987-88 Michael DeVoss QPD
1986-87 Gene Vaughn MHP
1985-86 Richard Hessling QPD
1984-85 John Short ISP
1983-84 Larry Carley QPD
1982-83 Bill Anderson ISP
1981-82 Greg Scott QPD
1980-81 Harry Cramer QPD
1979-80 Ernie Schroeder MHP
1978-79 Alfred Griffin QPD
1977-78 Elyon Davis FBI
1976-77 Henry Kay QPD
1975-76 L Meatheringham ISP
1974-75 John Wilson QPD
1973-74 Kenneth Hill QPD
1972-73 Rich Harshman ISP
1971-72 Theda Jansen QPD
1970-71 John Maxwell QPD
1969-70 Ted Fanos ISP
1968-69 Donald Capps QPD
1967-68 Norman Hayes QPD

* Deceased

 
QPD Quincy Police Department
ACSD Adams County Sheriff’s Department
ISP Illinois State Police
MHP Missouri Highway patrol
ICP Illinois Conservation Police
FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation
LCSD Lewis County Sheriff Department