SS-News-4 Fall & Winter 2020 - Hit of the Month Winners & Nominees

October, November, December 2020 - Hit of the Month Winners & Nominees

“Hit of the Month” is Stop Stick, Ltd. program to recognize truly outstanding performance results coming from the successful deployment of Stop Stick® Tire Deflation Device in ending pursuits. Every month hundreds of reports are received from across the country documenting successful deployments of Stop Sticks®. These reports detail stories of exceptional police work and proper deployment of the Stop Stick® Tire Deflation Device to safely bring pursuits to an end. Below are the departments who were nominated from the hundreds of submissions, and the ones who have been selected as the “Hit of the Month”.

October HOM Winner


Deputy Gary Graniewski

Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, KS

October Nominees


Corporal Chris Guild

Felton Police Department, DE


Deputy Hector Chavez

Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department, CA


Deputy Justin Chambers

Grant County Sheriff’s Office, IN

November HOM Winner


Deputy Michael Samerdyke and K-9 Deputy S. Krause

Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office, OR

November Nominees


Lieutenant Michael Kluttz

Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office, NC


Deputy Aaron Pitts

Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, TX


Deputy Logan Melgose and Deputy Bethany Wendler

Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Department, WI

December HOM Winner


Trooper Chad Eastwood

Colorado State Patrol, CO

December Nominees


Detective Russell Weaverling

Westtown-East Goshen Twp. Police Department, PA


Officer Bryan Hull

Sedro Woolley Police Department, WA


Officer I. Hidy

Liberty Police Department, MO

Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputy Wins Stop Stick® 2...
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