The Sedalia Police Department will hold the annual awards ceremony towards the end of February.

The evening will begin with a pot luck dinner a power point presentation. The awards ceremony will begin after the dinner to honor the men and women of the Sedalia Police Department with ribbons and medals that officers earned in 2017.

A press release from Sedalia Police says the ceremony will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 27. The awards ceremony will take place at the Celebration Center, located at 1701 W. 32nd Street.

The 2018 Officers of the Year will be announced at the end of the ceremony. The officer will be presented with a plaque at the City Council meeting on March 5, and will represent the police department at various community functions throughout the year.

Kurt Parsons