Caddo Deputy Receives State Award
Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Corporal Richard Porter has been honored as the Louisiana 40 and 8 Law Officer of the Year. The 13-year veteran of the Caddo Sheriff’s Office was chosen from among nominees submitted by 40 and 8 organizations across the state. According to the Sheriff’s Office, Porter has been nationally recognized as an instructor in DWI enforcement techniques. He’s trained hundreds of Standard Field Sobiety Test instructors and thousands of police officers from all over the country in DWI enforcement and report writing. Porter also assists the Caddo Sheriff’s Fatality Reconstruction Unit in accident investigations.