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Gov. Edwards proclaims ‘Louisiana Sheriffs’ and Deputies’ Appreciation Week’

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Governor John Bel Edwards has declared May 29 through June 4 “Louisiana Sheriffs’ and Deputies’ Appreciation Week”.

According to a press release, the proclamation recognizes the service the state’s sheriffs and deputies provide to the people of Louisiana.

Along with “Louisiana Sheriffs’ and Deputies’ Appreciation Week”, the Louisiana Sheriffs Association launched a statewide public awareness campaign and a 30 minute television program titled, “The Role of the Sheriff”.

To see the campaign and the video, visit

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