Officer Tanner Jacobs awarded 2019 Officer of the Year

in Newport/News

NEWPORT — Officer Tanner Jacobs has been awarded the 2019 Officer of the Year for the Newport Police Department.

Jacobs has been with the department since February 2015.

Since joining, he has become one of the department’s Taser and ATV instructors.

Chief DiSanto says Jacobs had several accolades, high call volume, and was nominated by his supervisors.

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