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Captain Brown Honored

APD's Captain Elizabeth Brown was recently honored, in a ceremony at the Amarillo National Bank Plaza I.

Brown was awarded the Career Achievement Award during the ceremony, on Wednesday night. The award, which was sponsored by the Amarillo Women's Network, recognized Brown's achievement of becoming the first woman to earn the rank of Captain with the Amarillo Police Department. Brown earned the rank in January of 2016.

During the ceremony, awards were also presented to Dr. Dana West, AISD Superintendent, and DJ Stubben.

Photo by APD

Photo by APD

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