2020 Auxillary Deputy of the Year
Jones County Sheriff's Department Auxiliary Deputy Austin Smith was honored with the 2020 Part Time - Auxiliary Deputy of the Year award at the department's Christmas Party on Saturday night. Auxiliary Deputy Smith was selected by fellow JCSD deputies for this prestigious honor.
Sheriff Joe Berlin noted in presenting the award, "Auxiliary Deputy Austin Smith volunteers his time and serves the residents of Jones County professionally and with distinction. We are both fortunate and proud to have him on our team!"
JCSD Patrol Division Captain Scott Sims concludes, "Auxiliary Deputy Smith was selected by his peers for this honor. His service during 2020 has been exemplary and he is always looking to assist the Patrol Division whenever needed."
Pictured left to right are Jones County Sheriff's Department personnel as follows: Patrol Division Captain Scott Sims, Auxiliary Deputy Austin Smith, Sheriff Joe Berlin, and Chief Deputy Mitch Sumrall.