Officer of the Year
Cpl. Sammy Prieto began his law enforcement career in January 1977. Cpl. Prieto retired from the Texas Department of Public Safety in 2009 after serving 32 years. He rose to the rank of sergeant before his retirement from DPS. Sammy then served as a special ranger with the Texas Department of Public Safety from 2009 to 2012.
Sammy came to the ASU Police Department in December 2012 and is currently serving as a 3rd shift supervisor. Cpl. Prieto has over 5,800 hours of training and holds a Master Texas Peace Officer certificate.
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