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KSP-CVE Region 3 Officer of Year

Date of News Release: 05/20/2014

KSP Commissioner Rodney Brewer, Officer Steve Oliver and Justice Secretary J. Michael Brown

(Frankfort, Ky.) - On Wednesday May 14th 2014, the Kentucky State Police announced the Trooper of the Year, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer of the Year and other awards for acts of bravery, lifesaving, professionalism and dedication to duty at the Civic Center in Frankfort.

Officer Steve Oliver was named the Kentucky State Police-CVE Region 3 officer of the year. This award is given to officers that demonstrate professionalism and maintain high activity. Oliver, a 9 year veteran officer, had a direct impact in highway safety throughout his region were he maintained high levels of activity. His actions resulted in many unsafe vehicles and drivers being taken off Kentucky's roadways.

A native of Frankfort, Oliver is a graduate of Western Hills High School and attended Kentucky State University in Frankfort, Ky. He is the son of Armando and Cynthia Arguedas of Frankfort.