Trooper Jeremy Weber of Wenatchee has been named the 2018 District 6 Washington State Patrol Trooper of the Year. Trooper Weber was nominated as the District 6 Trooper of The Year by Sergeant Ryan Raymond and was selected by the District Awards Committee.
District 6 serves Okanogan, Chelan, Douglas, Kittitas and Grant Counties. Trooper Weber was hired by the Washington State Patrol in July, 2011 and commissioned in December, 2012.
In other State Patrol news, Wenatchee Detachment 1 was selected as the District 6 “Detachment of the Year.” Detachment 1 produced outstanding efforts towards reducing collisions and apprehending impaired drivers throughout 2018. Their efforts increased DUI arrests by 37% in 2018 compared to 2017. The Detachment is led by Sergeant Ryan Raymond.