VFW POST 6022 NAMES SHERIFF’S DEPUTY MICHAEL SANDERS OFFICER OF THE YEAR

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Congratulations to Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Deputy Michael Sanders, who was named VFW Post 6022’s Law Enforcement Officer of the Year.

VFW Post 6022 Senior Commander Walter Turner presented Deputy Sanders with the award during a special ceremony this morning at the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office.

“Well, I am grateful that I was able to receive this award this year,” Sanders said. “And, I try to be a role model for the new guys and show them the right way to do things.”

Deputy Sanders has been in law enforcement for over two decades. He spent 22 years protecting and service Tuscaloosa County.

“We need to recognize the work that they do because they need the respect of the community in order to do their job,” Turner said.

Sanders currently works in the sheriff’s office’s training division. He hopes the community knows that sheriff’s deputies try to help and serve everyone they come in contact with.

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