Rotary Club of Valdosta Names Detective Heather Turner 'Officer of the Year'

The Valdosta Police Department is proud of Detective Heather Turner, for being our Rotary Club of Valdosta Officer of the Year. Detective Turner began her employment with the department in 2008 as a Patrol Officer. In 2010, she transferred to the Bureau of Investigative Services where she has served as a detective in the Property Unit, Burglary Unit, and is currently assigned to the Person’s Crime Unit where she serves as the department’s Juvenile Detective. Detective Turner specializes in investigating crimes against children and sexual assaults. Detective Turner was nominated by her peers, for her professional work ethic and her diligence in seeking justice for her victims. She always puts her victims first! Congratulations Detective Turner!