911 Operator recognized for preventing tragedy

On the morning of October 19, 2022, Sabine Parish Dispatcher Chasity Falcon, received a 911 call from a juvenile threatening to commit suicide. The juvenile hung up on Ms. Falcon. She immediately called the juvenile back a continued to speak with the juvenile while dispatching Many Police Officers to the residence.

Ms. Falcon reasoned with the juvenile to place the weapon down and going to the front door to talk with our officers. Ms. Falcon’s composure and compassion resolved the situation preventing a tragedy while providing safety to the responding police officers.

It is with great honor that the Many Police Department presents you with this plaque for your remarkable performance on this date.
Pictured below from left to right: Assistant Chief of Police Mason Wiley, Chief of Police Cheryl Wooley, SPSO Communications Deputy Chasity Falcon, SPSO Comminications Supervisor Stacy Etheridge and Chief Deputy Brad Walker.

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