The 42nd Annual H. Thomas Guerry Awards Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, June 8, 2011, at 4:30 P.M. in the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisor’s Hearing Room, 4th Floor, County Administration Building, 105 East Anapamu.

PRESS CONFERENCE: 3:30 PM Wednesday, 6/8/11

A press conference is scheduled for Wed, June 8th, at 3:30 PM at the Board of Supervisors’ Conference Room, 4th Floor, County Administration Building. This year’s recipients of the H. THOMAS GUERRY AWARDS will be available for interviews and photos from 3:30 to 4:00 PM

Recipient of the H. Thomas Guerry Award for VALOR:

Corporal Robert W. Prescott, Santa Maria Police Department


Officer Mark Streker,              Santa Maria Police Department

Officer John Kattai,                Santa Barbara Police Department

Detective David Millard,         UCSB Police Department

Officer Michael Gruver,          CHP – Santa Maria Area

Officer Steven C. Geraurd,     CHP – Santa Barbara Area

Dep. Prob. Off. Mark Grunewald,   SB Co. Probation

Dep. DA Megan Ross             SB Co. District Attorney’s Office

Sergeant Erik Raney              Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Dept.

Deputy Charles Anderson       Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Dept.

Deputy Brice Bruening           Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Dept.

Deputy Ruben Cintron III        Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Dept.

Deputy Robert Samaniego     Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Dept.

For detailed information regarding each of the recipients, go to the VALOR and Superior Performance Awardees tabs on the website at


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