Photo/Story Gallery 2006

Troop G is named Top Troop

Troop G Personnel.Congratulations to Troop G for winning the Top Troop Award at the 2006 Buckle-Up Florida Challenge. This year’s ceremony was held on August 19 in Orlando. The Top Troop recognition was awarded by a panel of judges who examined applications submitted from each of the participating troops.

Colonel Chris Knights presenting Major Grady Carrick with the Top Troop award.Pictured left, Troop G is named Top Troop in the 2006 Law Enforcement Challenge and right, Colonel Chris Knights presents Major Grady Carrick with the Top Troop award.

The categories included: troop policy, training, public information & education, enforcement, and effectiveness. After careful consideration, Troop G was selected as this year’s Top Troop, representing a significant accomplishment for the sworn and civilian employees that make up this troop in the Northeast region of Florida. Congratulations to Major Grady Carrick and the rest of the Troop G TEAM!

Sandy Richardson (NHTSA), FHP Colonel Knight, Major Brown, Captain Blackmon, and Kevin Thibault, Assistant Secretary for Engineering and Operations at FDOT.
LtoR: Sandy Richardson (NHTSA), FHP Colonel Chris Knight, Major Randy Brown, Captain Terry Blackmon, and Kevin Thibault, Assistant Secretary for Engineering and Operations at FDOT.

LtoR: Representing the Public Affairs Office: Sergeant Delahoz, Trooper Miller, Trooper Coggins, Major Duarte, Trooper Leeper, and Lieutenant Dodson.
LtoR: Representing the Public Affairs Office: Sergeant Jorge Delahoz, Trooper Kim Miller, Trooper Larry Coggins, Major Ernie Duarte, Trooper Bill Leeper, and Lieutenant Doug Dodson.

Congratulations also to the men and women of Troop A for receiving a second place award in the Championship Class category. Troop A was elevated to this prestigious class after winning the Top Troop award in 2005.