At 7 p.m. Thursday, May 14, three Houston police officers will be recognized as “Officer of the Year” at the 55th Annual Heroes Awards Banquet hosted by The 100 Club.
The banquet will be held at the Hilton Houston Post Oak Hotel at 2001 Post Oak Blvd., in the first floor ballroom. A reception prior to the ceremony begins at 6 p.m.
HPD Senior Police Officer Heraclio Chavez and Officers Pamela Slater and Christopher Zamora will be among many law enforcement officers receiving awards. Senior Officer Chavez was sworn in as an officer in March 1986 and is assigned to the Homicide Division. Officer Slater, sworn in in August 1992, is assigned to the North Patrol Division and Officer Zamora, sworn in in July 2006, is assigned to the Central Patrol Division.