At a ceremony that took place on February 18th, at the Tualatin Country Club, Officer Eric Hermann of the Tualatin Police Department was awarded Officer of the Year. This officer was nominated for this award by a large majority of department members.Some of the comments on the nominations forms included:
He is an employee that is consistent in his work ethics and dedication to this Department. His skills and abilities go unnoticed and he is never looking for that pat on the back. He is very reliable and willing to give that extra effort. He has come a long way in improving his work and internal relationships. He has made sacrifices to improve the overall morale and image of this department.