January 26, 2024
Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Tim Soignet is very pleased to announce the promotion of Elizabeth Fitch to the rank of Sergeant (Sgt.) within the Patrol Division.
Sgt. Elizabeth Fitch, more affectionately known as “Liz”, is an 11-year veteran of the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office, where she has spent the majority of her career in the Patrol Division. Sgt. Fitch began her career in the Corrections Division, where she achieved a K-9 certification, during her tenure.
During her time in the Patrol Division, Sgt. Fitch has achieved several prestigious titles such as Swat Operator, within the Terrebonne Parish SWAT Team, achieved certification as a Defensive Tactics (DT) Instructor, and also completed training to become the first female Firearms Instructor in the history of the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Prior to her law enforcement career, Sgt. Fitch honorably served Active Duty for 6 years in the U.S. Army.
Sheriff Tim Soignet said, “Sgt Fitch will also be responsible for the day-to-day supervision of Patrol staff, in addition to the enforcement of law when necessary. Sgt. Fitch is an amazing member of our team, and a truly wonderful person. She has established herself as an absolute asset to the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office, due in large part to her truly selfless dedication to the safety of the community and country she serves. We are honored that she wears our uniform, and I am excited to see the great things she will accomplish in her career.”