Two Law Officers Honored for Traffic Safety Efforts


The Iowa Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau recently honored Plymouth County Sheriffs Deputy JC Vander Berg and Le Mars Police Officer Bob Rohmiller for their contributions to public safety.

Deputy Vander Berg (left) was nominated for her commitment to traffic safety and service behond routine duties in 2021. She made 122 arrests, most of those related to possession of illegal drugs and operating while intoxicated.

Officer Rohmiller (right) received the Regional Outstanding Performance Award for northwest Iowa.  Rohmiller is a trained Drug Recognition Expert, or DRE, and logged some 36 drug influence evaluations in 2021.