The Office of Lt. Governor Bethany Hall-Long announced Morgan Johnson as the first Cpl. Stephen J. Ballard National Organization of Black Law Enforcement intern.

Johnson is a junior at Delaware State University and president of DSU's NOBLE Collegiate Chapter. The internship is named in honor of Ballard who died in the line of duty.

In honor of the legacy he left, the Office of the Lt. Governor, in partnership with NOBLE, and Ballard’s wife Louise, started the Cpl. Stephen J. Ballard Internship.