Mason, Michigan (WLNS) – The Ingham County Sheriff’s Deputy has received a national award for valor in the field.
Deputy Richard Stack was subsequently awarded the National Association of Valor Medal identification of two suspects in the November 2021 shooting.
Ingham County Sheriff Scott Rigelsworth nominated Stack for the National Award, saying: “Stack’s deputy embodies what we want from law enforcement, professionalism, honor, courage and poise under strong pressure. Most police officers don’t do this twice in their careers, let alone twice a week. “
Riggelsworth also presented Stack with an award among a group of Sheriff’s Office staff.
Stack has also served in the U.S. Army since 2011 and is an instructor at the School of Officer Candidates.