On December 16, 2010, Pima County Sheriff Clarence W. Dupnik, presented Mr. Bill Buckmaster with the Sheriff’s Department’s Citizen Medal. The presentation was done as a result of Mr. Buckmaster’s outstanding achievements as Managing Editor and Anchor for KUAT TV’s nightly news program, Arizona Illustrated.
Mr. Buckmaster served as the Managing Editor and Anchor for more than 22 years and will be leaving the program after tomorrow’s edition. The Sheriff’s Department congratulates Mr. Buckmaster for his outstanding contribution to journalism, informing the public on a vast variety of subjects, and his direct support of public safety in Tucson and Pima County for the past two decades.
The Pima County Sheriff’s Department wishes Mr. Buckmaster the best of luck in all his future endeavors.