Maj. Susan Jeter Honored With Taxpayer’s Friend Award

By  //  September 22, 2014

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Delicious Digg This Stumble This

history of developing innovative programs

IVEY-JETER-580-2

The Republican Libertarian Caucus of Central East Florida’s sixth annual Constitution Day Dinner honored Major Susan Jeter, center, with the Taxpayer’s Friend Award. (BCSO image)

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – I attended the Republican Libertarian Caucus of Central East Florida‘s sixth annual Constitution Day Dinner where they honored Major Susan Jeter of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office with the Taxpayer’s Friend Award.

rlccef-180-2The Taxpayer’s Friend Award is to honor someone who works hard for our community while finding innovative ways to save our taxpayers money as well.

The award was giving to Susan for her incredible history of developing innovative programs that have literally saved the taxpayers millions of dollars over the past ten years.

I would like to personally thank the RLCCEF for honoring Susan with this amazing award and congratulate her for her commitment, innovation and dedication to making the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office one of the most efficient agencies in the state of Florida.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey has been a law enforcement officer for over three decades. Sheriff Ivey is a graduate of the FBI National Academy and has a Bachelor’s Degree from Daytona State College in Management and Supervision. Sheriff Ivey’s background in law enforcement is inclusive of Management, Criminal Investigations, Narcotics, Patrol Services, Public Integrity Investigations, and Corrections.

Sheriff Wayne Ivey

Prior to being elected in 2012, Sheriff Ivey served the citizens of the State of Florida as a Resident Agent in Charge for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. As a member of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Sheriff Ivey developed and created the country’s first ever statewide Task Force on Identity Theft.

That same year the Task Force was named one of the top five most innovative programs in the country by the International Association of Chiefs of Police and investigated approximately 44 million dollars in fraud cases. Additionally, as a member of FDLE, Sheriff Ivey created the Child Abduction Response Team (C.A.R.T) that re-defined the way Child Abduction cases are conducted throughout the country today.

Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey has been a law enforcement officer for over three decades. Sheriff Ivey is a graduate of the FBI National Academy and has a Bachelor’s Degree from Daytona State College in Management and Supervision. Sheriff Ivey’s background in law enforcement is inclusive of Management, Criminal Investigations, Narcotics, Patrol Services, Public Integrity Investigations, and Corrections.

The program was later selected as the most innovative program in the country by the International Association of Chiefs of Police and is now used as a nationwide model in the response and investigation of child abductions.

Sheriff Ivey has testified before the United States Congress on law enforcement related matters and has extensive experience in the area of Public Integrity Investigations. Sheriff Ivey was honored as the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Special Agent of the Year (1996) and was also recognized by the Commissioner of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement for his Outstanding Contributions to Criminal Justice. In August of 2011 Sheriff Ivey was honored by the National Organization of Victims Advocacy for his work at the national level as an advocate of victim’s rights and protection.

Sheriff Ivey speaks regularly on topics such as Identity Theft, Crime in America, Human Trafficking, Domestic Violence, and Self Defense through Mental Preparedness. Sheriff Ivey firmly believes that Crime Prevention and Education are vital to reduce our crime rate and protect our community.


Click here to contribute your news or announcements Free