Photo/Story Gallery 2003

Rios Named Southern Region Trooper of the Year

Trooper Luis Rios honored at cabinet meeting earlier this year.Congratulations to Trooper Luis N. Rios, Troop G (Jacksonville), who was recently named the Southern Region Trooper of the Year 2003 by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP).

Trooper Rios, who was named FHP’s Trooper of the Year earlier this year for his brave and heroic assistance to victims of a catastrophic Amtrak derailment, is well deserving of this prestigious award. Rios will represent the Southern Region at the Mid-Year Conference March 2-7, 2004, in Alexandria, Virginia, where he will receive his award.