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John E. Guard, IV | 2021 National Crime Victims' Service Awards Tribute Video

Chief Deputy Guard, Pitt County (North Carolina) Sheriff’s Office, has specialized in investigating domestic violence cases for almost two and a half decades. Legislators and victim advocates have consulted Chief Guard on the creation of state legislation for domestic violence response. Chief Guard has developed and implemented several innovative programs designed to increase victim safety and offender accountability.

Chief Deputy Guard received the Award for First Responders. Visit the OVC Gallery for more information about National Crime Victims' Service Awards recipients.

Date Published: April 21, 2021