04-06-11 Medal of valor 2011 - Orange County by wangping12


                               SHERIFF-CORONER DEPARTMENT
                                    COUNTY OF ORANGE

                               550 NORTH FLOWER STREET – P.O. BOX 449
                                  SANTA ANA, CALIFORNIA 92702-0449
                                            (714) 647-7042
SANDRA HUTCHENS                                                      April 6, 2011
                                        PRESS ADVISORY

                            LUNCHEON HONORS COURAGE, MERIT
                                    AND LIFESAVING

Date: April 7, 2011

Time: Press Availability with medal recipients 10:30-11:15 a.m.; Luncheon and presentation of
awards 11:30 a.m.

Where: International Ballroom
       Hyatt Regency Irvine
       17900 Jamboree Road,
        Irvine, CA 92614

The Sheriff’s Advisory Council will sponsor the 23rd Annual Medal of Valor Luncheon to honor
outstanding deeds by members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.

Those attending will include a 61 year old man whose life was saved by two Deputies who found him
just after his leg had been severed in a motorcycle accident. Others are being honored for saving lives,
attempting to save lives and for working criminal cases that had a major impact on the county they

 Seventeen individuals will be awarded medals. One posthumous medal will be awarded and one
individual will receive a special plaque. These nominees and selectees have been recognized for their
actions and efforts and all Sheriff’s Department employees are represented by these honored few.

Sheriff Sandra Hutchens will present awards and plaques to 27 individuals for acts of courage, merit
and lifesaving.

For further information on the event call the Sheriff’s Public Affairs Office at (714) 647-7042.

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