The State Law Enforcement Chiefs’ Association 2017 Officer of the Year
Officer Schiefer Buckles
Officer Buckles began working for the Department of Agriculture in July 2015. Over the past year, Officer Buckles conducted 2,334 inspections resulting in 94 violations. Additionally, Officer Buckles conducted 214 traffic stops resulting in 171 written warnings and issued 41 traffic citations. Officer Buckles made 48 criminal arrests, three of which were DUI cases, and worked numerous narcotics cases. Officer Buckles interacts with citizens professionally and never fails to come to work with a positive attitude.
Officer Buckles demonstrates great leadership and is dedicated to his job and colleagues. Officer Buckles treats citizens professionally, with respect, and goes out of his way to provide the public with assistance. Congratulations, Officer Buckles, for a job well done!