Respect for Law dinners honors local heroes

Photo by Laura Austin

Respect for Law dinners honors local heroesAward recipients at the 18th annual John S. Ward Respect for Law Recognition Dinner are, from left, CHP Officer Daniel Lilly, Kern County Sheriff’s Department Deputy John Frisbie, China Lake Police Department Officer Sherry Gibson, Ridgecrest Police Department Reserve Officer Marty Dorrell and Ridgecrest Police Department Officer Aaron Tucker. The event was held March 29 at the Elks Lodge. Keynote speaker was Kern County 1st District Supervisor Mick Gleason. The dinner and awards were hosted by the Elks, Eagles, Footprinters, Kiwanis, Knights of Columbus, Lions Club, Optimists, Rotary and Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Story First Published: 2013-04-03