Jackson Police Department names Employees of the Year

The Jackson Police Department (JPD) recently held its annual awards banquet where they honored the work of three staff members:

Officer of the Year: Tyler Panther

Officer Tyler Panther is currently assigned to a night shift patrol. He started with JPD as a cadet in 2018. After completing police academy training in 2020, he was promoted to police officer.

Civilian Employee of the Year: Kaytlin Steverson

Steverson has worked for JPD since 2017. She currently serves as the Administrative Secretary to the Director of Police and Fire Services.

Reserve Officer of the Year: Nikie Oechsle

Oeschle has worked as a reserve officer since 2019.

“These three employees are part of a dedicated team that goes above and beyond everyday to serve Jackson residents and keep them safe,” said Elmer Hitt, Director of Police and Fire Services. “I thank them for their continued leadership and dedication to the community.”

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