Lt. Roy Gladden Retiring From Ector County Sheriff's Department 3/26/13
After over 40 years in law enforcement, Lt. Roy Gladden will be retiring on Thursday. See the press release below for some of his amazing accomplishments:
From the Ector County Sheriff Department:
Lt. Roy Gladden will be retiring this Thursday after serving over 40 years in law enforcement.
His resume includes:
Odessa Police Department
Sonora Police Department
Sutton County Sheriff’s Office
Ector County Sheriff’s Office
Lt. Gladden has numerous awards and certificates including his Master Peace Officer Certificate, Crime Prevention Certificate, Instructor Proficiency Certificate.
17 years as Investigator of Child Abuse/Deviate Sex Crimes
Assisted in starting the first Specialized Child Abuse Investigation Unit in the West Texas Region.
Past President of West Texas Crime Prevention Association
Member of the Ector County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard
Member of the Midland County Mounted Patrol
Manage and promote Neighborhood Watches in Goldsmith, Gardendale, and West Odessa.
Performs Home Inspections
Provides and maintains training records for Ector County Sheriff’s Office employees.
Graduated from Odessa High School
Attended Odessa College
Married to wife Laura
Has 3 daughters and 3 grandchildren.