Sheriff Jody Dotson and the entire Lawrence County Sheriff Office wants to extend a “Congratulations” to Deputy Ben Stone.


Deputy Ben Stone graduated Friday from the Black River Technical College Law Enforcement Training Academy, a 13 week program that trains officers from all over the state.


Deputy Ben Stone began his career as a Reserve Deputy before being hired full time by Sheriff Dotson.


Ben, we are all very proud of you and the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department is a better department because of officers like you!


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