Sutter County Deputy Probation Officer Amy Depew was recognized
by the Sutter County Board of Supervisors on September 24, for an
act of heroism.
In early August of 2019, in the evening hours and while off-duty,
Officer Depew received a call from police officers concerning an
18-year-old young man who was threatening to jump from a
bridge. He was also holding a knife against his
Despite their best efforts, the police officers were unable to
talk the man down from the bridge.