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Bedford Police Chief Presents Commendations To Six Officers
Updated April 21, 2017 7:15 AM
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(BEDFORD) - Bedford Police Chief Dennis Parsley presented commendations to six officers for their life-saving efforts this week at the Bedford Board of Works meeting.

Parsley says thanks to these officers' dedication and life-saving efforts, there are individuals still enjoying life today. The officers used AEDs and performed CPR to save lives.

Officers who received a life-saving pin, plaque and medal were:

  • Maj. Rob Herr,
  • Capt. Jeremy Bridges,
  • Officer Brian Duffy,
  • Officer Mike Johnson,
  • Officer Derek Blackwell
  • Officer Justin Gilbert.

The department has two new officers - Dakoda Emmons and Chase Hamilton. Both will attend the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy in June and should complete all training and begin solo patrols by the end of the year.

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