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2014 VALOR Public Safety Awards Feature Video

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2014 Medal of Valor

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Recipients, Home Page Posts | Comments Off

Awarded in cases in which the public safety official/unit knowingly exposes themselves to great personal risk and demonstrates extraordinary judgment and performance of his/her/their duties.

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Recipients:
Driver Engineer Tim Hollingsworth
Firemedic Sidney Garner
Firefighter Chip Echols
Firefighter Jody Moss
Firefighter Jason Schuon
Gwinnett County Fire & Emergency Services
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Sergeant Jeff Johnston
Gwinnett County Police Department
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Sergeant Jason Teague
Gwinnett County Police Department
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Officer Nicholas Boney
Gwinnett County Police Department
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2014 Purple Heart

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Recipients, Home Page Posts | Comments Off

Awarded to a public safety professional who has been severely injured or in honor of an individual killed in the line of duty while performing his/her responsibilities at the scene of an emergency incident.

Recipient:
Sergeant Jason Teague
Gwinnett County Police Department

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2014 Public Safety Person of the Year

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Recipients, Home Page Posts | Comments Off

Awarded to public safety professionals who have performed their job(s) with exceptional skill, expertise, innovation and results.

Recipient:
Officer Jennifer Nieddu
Snellville Police Department
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2014 Public Safety Unit of the Year

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Recipients, Home Page Posts | Comments Off

Awarded to public safety professionals who have performed their job(s) with exceptional skill, expertise, innovation and results.

Recipient:
Lilburn Crime Suppression Unit
Lilburn Police Department
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2014 Communications Person of the Year

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Recipients, Home Page Posts | Comments Off

Awarded to public safety professionals who have performed their job(s) with exceptional skill, expertise, innovation and results.

Recipients:
Communications Officer Natosha Etheridge
Gwinnett County 911 Communications
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Communications Officer Lauren Sullins
Gwinnett County 911 Communications
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2014 Lifesaving Award

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Recipients, Home Page Posts | Comments Off

Awarded to a public safety official or unit in recognition of acts taken in a life-threatening situation where an individual’s life is in jeopardy.

Recipients:
Officer Jeff Madsen & Officer Joshua Bowie
Gwinnett County Police Department
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2014 Medal of Merit

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Recipients, Home Page Posts | Comments Off

Awarded to an outstanding public safety program for the community.

Recipient:
Sergeant Stephen Daniels – C.O.P.S.
Duluth Police Department
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2014 Civilian Partnership Award Winners

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in 2014 Recipients, Home Page Posts | Comments Off

Awarded to a civilian who has provided valuable or courageous assistance to members of the department of public safety in an emergency situation.

Recipients:
Jerry Anderson & Matthew Anderson
Nominated by the Snellville Police Department
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