The Waukee PD's Sgt. Hector Arias was named 95KGGO's Officer of the Week for the week of March 13, 2017. Local classic rock station 95KGGO takes Officer of the Week nominations throughout the year, and Sgt. Arias was selected this week from the pool of nominations. The award is given to local law enforcement officers who truly make a difference in the communities in which they serve.
Sgt. Arias has been with the Waukee Police Department since 2013, and he made a huge impact on youth in the Waukee area while serving as a School Resource Officer. Arias was promoted to Sergeant in April 2016 and has served as the department's night shift leader since then. He has served in the military since 1987, and has worked in law enforcement for more than 20 years.
Congratulations to Sgt. Arias!