Sacramento police Sgt. Sabrina Briggs celebrates with her fellow officers following the department’s promotions ceremony at the Crest Theatre on Friday, December 1, 2017. Briggs is the first African-American woman to be promoted to sergeant in the Sacramento Police Department. Jose Luis Villegas
Sacramento police Sgt. Sabrina Briggs celebrates with her fellow officers following the department’s promotions ceremony at the Crest Theatre on Friday, December 1, 2017. Briggs is the first African-American woman to be promoted to sergeant in the Sacramento Police Department. Jose Luis Villegas

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Sacramento Police Department promotes first black woman to sergeant rank

December 01, 2017 06:23 PM