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Pickaway County Officer Honored as ODRC’s Correctional Officer of the Year


Columbus, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections (ODRC) proudly announced the recipient of the 2024 ODRC Correctional Officer of the Year, along with the esteemed Ronald C. Marshall Award.

Officer Dustin Bosstic, a dedicated member of the Pickaway Correctional Institution since 2010, has been honored for his unwavering commitment to fostering a positive environment within the facility. Bosstic’s exceptional service extends beyond his regular duties, as he diligently works at the main entry, extending a warm welcome to all who enter the premises.

According to ODRC officials, Officer Bosstic’s contributions are not confined to his daily responsibilities. He actively engages in the Employee Activity Committee, playing a pivotal role in organizing and executing various initiatives aimed at boosting morale and camaraderie among staff members. Additionally, Bosstic takes the lead in conducting monthly Honor Guard training sessions, ensuring that his colleagues are equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to carry out their duties effectively.

Bosstic’s dedication, professionalism, and unwavering commitment to the values of the ODRC exemplify the qualities celebrated by the Ronald C. Marshall Award. Named in honor of a distinguished figure within the corrections community, this accolade recognizes individuals who embody excellence in their service and inspire others through their exemplary conduct.

The ODRC extends its heartfelt congratulations to Officer Dustin Bosstic for his outstanding achievements and invaluable contributions to the Pickaway Correctional Institution and the broader corrections community. Bosstic’s exemplary service serves as a shining example of the dedication and professionalism exhibited by correctional officers across the state.