St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce Sgt. Gordon Jeffcoat  has been selected for the “Officer of the Quarter” award for the 2nd quarter of 2013. He is shown recieving his award from Sheriff Mike Tregre.

Lt. Jeffcoat was instrumental in the capture of 2 armed robbery suspects that had robbed an elderly woman and her grandson, and was responsible for the Sex Offender registration in St. John Parish and was relentless in capturing those who failed to register.

Lt. Jeffcoat has been with the St. John Sheriff’s Office for the past 13 years and is currently the Assistant Warden of the Correctional facility