Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Awards Ceremony
Hanover, Va. – An awards ceremony honoring members of the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office and our community was held yesterday, Thursday, March 30, 2023, at 5 p.m. at Hanover High School located at 10307 Chamberlayne Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116. The ceremony was followed by a reception at the Historic Hanover Tavern.
A total of 75 individuals from the Sheriff’s Office and our community were recognized for their outstanding efforts and contributions in making Hanover County a safe place to live, work and raise a family. Award recipient categories were Citizen Recognition, Excellent Service to Law Enforcement, Unit Citations, Meritorious Service, Excellent Service, Silver Star, Volunteer of the Year, Explorer of the Year, Reserve Officer of the Year, Rookie of the Year and Officer of the Year.
Deputies were joined by family, friends, and members of the community to celebrate the many accomplishments of those committed to excellent service and community partnerships.
The Sheriff’s Office is extremely grateful to the Hanover Chamber of Commerce and the business community for their sponsorship of this event. We would also like to thank the Hanover Chamber of Commerce for their generous donation to the Hanover Sheriff’s Office Foundation.
“I continue to be amazed by the outstanding work of the men and women of the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office and of the community that supports them. This ceremony is an opportunity to publicly share their accomplishments and celebrate the strong partnerships that make our community exceptional. I would like to extend my sincere appreciation to the Hanover Chamber of Commerce and community members for their continued support and sponsorship of this event in recognizing the men and women of the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office. Last night’s ceremony was just another example of why Hanover County is an excellent place to live, work and raise a family. Once again, I’d like to thank the Chamber and our community for their generosity and support in hosting this event,” said Colonel David R. Hines, sheriff.