Charleston Co. detention deputy awarded Life-Saving Medal
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Charleston County’s sheriff recognized a detention deputy for saving the life of an inmate at the Al Cannon Detention Center.
Sheriff Kristin Graziano presented the Life-Saving Medal to Master Detention Deputy Paula Skipper.
Skipper’s quick thinking helped an inmate survive a suicide attempt at the jail on Oct. 9, 2021, deputies say.
“Skipper sets a high standard for fellow deputies and strives to fulfill her duties to ensure residents’ safety,” a post on the sheriff’s office’s Facebook page states.
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