Medal Of Valor

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San Bernardino Rookie Officer To Be Honored With Governor’s Medal Of Valor

A rookie officer who was wounded in a gun battle that killed his training officer will be honored with the governor’s Public Safety Officers Medal of Valor Award.


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LA County Sheriff’s Deputy Awarded Medal Of Valor

A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy was given the Medal of Valor by Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday for saving a teenager from drowning.

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Los Angeles Airport Police Honor Officers, Civilians For Dedication To Duty, Acts Of Bravery

The Los Angeles Airport Police Division held its third awards ceremony Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/03/2014

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LAPD Honors Officers Who Went ‘Above & Beyond’ In Call Of Duty

Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck honored dozens of police officers Thursday for their “exceptional stories of bravery and heroism,” according to officials.


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LAPD Officer Being Recommended For Medal Of Valor For Heroism

A veteran Los Angeles Police Department officer Tuesday is being recommended for the agency’s highest honor after he pulled an elderly man from a burning car on Christmas.

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Sheriff’s Department Awards Medals Of Valor To Deputies Who Fought Gun Battle With Christopher Dorner

When Jeremiah MacKay’s name was read, in fact, he was given a standing ovation.


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Riverside Detectives Honored For Bravery During Christopher Dorner Shootout

Two detectives from the Riverside Police Department both received a Medal of Valor Friday for their bravery during a shootout in February that helped bring the Christopher Dorner saga to an end.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/25/2013

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Orange County Officer Honored With Medal Of Valor After 40 Years

Among the officers who received the Medal Of Valor at the Orange County Sherrif’s 25th Annual Medal of Valor ceremony was a retired captain whose recognition has been 40 years coming.


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Gabby Giffords Honored With Medal Of Valor In Beverly Hills

Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was among a group of heroes honored Wednesday evening at the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Beverly Hills.


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Firefighters Killed In Station Fire To Receive Posthumous Medals Of Valor

Two firefighters who died when their truck plunged off a road during last year’s massive wildfire in Los Angeles County will receive posthumous medals of valor.