5 deputies, 3 civilians promoted in Quarterly Awards Ceremony

CHATHAM CO., GA (WTOC) - Outstanding deputies and civilians were honored at the Sheriff's Office's Quarterly Awards Ceremony on Oct. 20.

Sheriff Al St. Lawrence promoted five deputies and three civilians. He also recognized a team of employees who have helped the office maintain its national accreditation for the past 27 years.

"It makes me feel wonderful and it lets me know my work is not in vain.  I love working for the Chatham County Sheriff's Department. I love working for the department," said Sgt. Wendy Smoot-Lee, Chatham County Sheriff's Office.

Three recent retirees were also recognized at the ceremony.

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