(PORT HURON) -- The St. Clair County Sheriff's Office held an awards ceremony Tuesday at the Donald Dodge Auditorium in downtown Port Huron. Awards were presented to Sheriff's deputies, officers from Port Huron and Clay Township Police Departments, Border Patrol and Drug Enforcement Administration agents, a Clay Township Firefighter and citizens in the community. Sheriff Tim Donnellon stated that those honored, all stepped up and assisted those in need of assistance.
PICTURED: The Unit Commendation awards were presented for work in solving a string of at least 35 home invasions by Brian and Lisa Thibodeau. Pictured from left to right; Undersheriff Tom Buckley, Port Huron Police Sgt. Joe Platzer, Port Huron Police Detective Brian Kerrigan, Port Huron Police Officer Jeremy Young, Sheriff's Sgt. Jim Spadafore, Deputy Mike Verwys, Deputy Jason Sklba, Port Huron Police Officer Nick Godwin, Sheriff's Lt. Matt Paulus, Sheriff's Detective Steve Rickert and Border Patrol Agent Mike Awe.