City of American Canyon logoAmerican Canyon is proud to recognize American Canyon Police Officers Keoni Piceno and Cassaundra Fallon for their exceptional dedication and exemplary service to the community. Both officers, who serve as sworn deputies with the Napa County Sheriff’s Office assigned to the American Canyon Police Department, have demonstrated unwavering commitment to upholding the safety and well-being of our citizens.

Officers Keoni Piceno and Cassaundra Fallon were honored as Police Officers of the Year at the American Canyon Community Recognition Ball on April 27, 2024, in recognition of their exceptional performance. Their exemplary service sets a high standard for their colleagues and inspires our entire community.

Officer Piceno, formerly a high school football coach and substitute teacher in Napa, and Officer Fallon, a native of Napa with a background in 4-H, have deep ties to Napa County and a strong connection to the local community. Their commitment to service and professionalism has been evident throughout their tenure with the American Canyon Police Department.

During the course of their patrol duties in 2023, Officers Piceno and Fallon displayed exceptional diligence and courage, consistently going above and beyond the call of duty to maintain law and order within our community. Their efforts resulted in the recovery of 23 firearms, 15 DUI arrests, 17 pursuits, and the recovery of 96% of all stolen vehicles in town, while still managing regular patrol calls for service. Together, they handled a total of 288 reports, demonstrating their unwavering dedication to their responsibilities.

Officers Piceno and Fallon have not only exhibited remarkable professionalism and quick thinking under pressure but have also displayed a proactive approach to policing and a remarkable ability to build positive relationships with community members. Their integrity, compassion, and empathy in their interactions with individuals from all walks of life have earned them the respect and admiration of their colleagues and the community.

Learn more about the department and the work of ACPD’s exceptional officers throughout 2023 in the latest ACPD Annual Report, available online at