SLADE – The Kentucky Women’s Law Enforcement Network (KWLEN) recently presented Kentucky State Police, Pikeville Post, Telecommunicator Supervisor Melanie Taulbee with the Civilian Employee Award. The ceremony was held at Natural Bridge State Resort Park in Slade during the organization’s annual conference.
This award is given to a civilian employed in a law enforcement or public safety organization whose work is in direct support of the profession. Through individual deeds, this person symbolizes dedication to the profession of law enforcement and the citizens in the communities in which they serve. The award winner is an individual who has demonstrated exceptional achievement in carrying out their duty.
“Mrs. Taulbee is a great asset to our post,” stated Operations Lieutenant Jennifer Sandlin. “She consistently goes above and beyond her required job duties. She takes a vested interest in her co-workers, as well as her community, and is very deserving of this award.”