The Ridgefield Police Department held an award ceremony this morning, recognizing officers who went above and beyond the call of duty, over the past three years.
The event had been postponed several times over the past three years, due to unforeseen circumstances but finally came to fruition today.
The officers were recognized for the AAA Traffic Heroes Award, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Award, the Ridgefield Police Department Exceptional Service Award and Officer Of The Year for 2019, 2020 and 2021.
Ofc. Seibert MADD Award
Ofc. Geller MADD Award
Ofc. Giglio MADD Award
Ofc. Luis MADD Award
Ofc. McKnight AAA Traffic Heroes Award
Ofc. McKnight Ridgefield Police Exceptional Service Award
Ofc. Luis Ridgefield Police Exceptional Service Award
Ofc. Romero Ridgefield Police Exceptional Service Award
Det. Ryan Officer of the Year
Ofc. Gjodesen Ridgefield Police Exceptional Service Award
Ofc. Geller Ridgefield Police Exceptional Service
Ofc. Geller Officer of the Year
Ofc. Olivares Officer of the Year
We would like to thank the Lounsbury House, the Exchange Club of Ridgefield, the Ridgefield First Selectman's Office, the Ridgefield Police Commission and the Ridgefield Police Chaplains for their participation in today's ceremony.