The annual retirement dinner and dance was held on May 5th at the Embassy Suites in Burlingame. Over 100 current and retired members of the SOA, along with their family and friends attended the event. The affair was facilitated by SOA President, Hector Acosta. Eleven retirees were recognized and honored for their service and dedication to the Sheriff’s Office and the law enforcement community. Retired lieutenant, Ken Jones received the prestigious Whitmore leadership Award. Live music was provided by the talented rock and roll band, Explorer. An impressive assortment of merchandise was raffled off throughout the night.
Gary T. Brown