DATE: Sunday, December 22, 2019
SUBJECT: Sheriff’s Office Recognition Ceremony Announcement
CONTACT: Major Noah Robinson
AUTHORITY: Sheriff Dave Wedding 

On Friday, January 10, 2020 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will host a public ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of its personnel. Additionally, the ceremony will conclude with the swearing-in of one new deputy sheriff. The ceremony will begin at 9:00AM in the Old Court Room of the Old Courthouse located at 201 NW 4th Street.

Those individuals being recognized are:

New Deputy Sheriff:

Derrick Rue

Completion of Probationary Year:

Deputy Erich Carlson
Deputy Jacob Fuller
Deputy Eric Gander
Deputy Evan Luigs


Lt. Mark Rasure – Major
Sgt. Kerri Blessinger – Lieutenant
Deputy Chris Roe – Sergeant


Deputy Chelsea Trail – Life Saver Award
Officer John Payne – Sheriff’s Commendation