Officer Brian Rehg
Knox County (TN) Sheriff’s Office
Washington, DC—The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has named Master Police Officer Joe Allen of the Knox County (TN) Sheriff’s Office, as the recipient of its Officer of the Month Award for October 2019.
Quick thinking by traffic unit Officer Brian Rehg saved a man from jumping off a bridge. Officer Rehg’s body camera captured the scene as the man darted to towards the bridge and hurled himself over the edge. Officer Rehg grabbed the man’s leg just in the knick of time, saving the man’s life.
The Police Unity Tour is the official sponsor of the Memorial Fund’s Officer of the Month Program.