Officer Ryan Buckler – Steele Creek Division
Officer Ryan Buckler is quick on his feet – literally. He chased down an armed robbery suspect and put him under arrest without using force. Officer Buckler was also able to get a gun out of the suspect’s hands without escalating the situation. The gun didn’t have a serial number and is now off the streets. The suspect confessed to *7* armed robberies over the past 3 months! Officer Buckler’s quick thinking and safety tactics defused a dangerous situation and solved a series of armed robberies! You too can help make Charlotte a safer place to live. Go to charlottepolicejobs.org and find out how you can help your community.