FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 21, 2021
The Dixon Police Department is pleased to name Detective Alberto Oliveira as Officer of the Year. Detective Oliveira was chosen by his supervisors and peers for his hard work and dedication to the department and community.
“Detective Oliveira is an outstanding investigator who is committed to serving the public. He frequently assists patrol officers with their investigations, providing them with guidance and direction,” said Chief Robert Thompson. “This year, he took the initiative to create a training program to expand other officers’ investigative skills and completed the Officer in Charge Program. Oliveira works diligently to develop leads and has recovered multiple stolen firearms and tens of thousands of dollars of stolen property.”
Throughout the past year Detective Oliveira has collaborated with numerous local, state, and federal agencies to investigate high-profile cases. He has successfully identified dozens of suspects and closed cases.
Detective Oliveira has been with the Dixon Police Department for four years, serving first as a Patrol Officer and moving into Investigations. Prior to joining the Department he served as a Police Officer with the Petaluma Police Department.
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Contact: Madeline Henry
(707) 678-7000 x 1125