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14 California officers receive Medal of Valor awards at Capitol
14 California officers receive Medal of Valor awards at Capitol

Fourteen law enforcement officers, including three involved in a deadly shootout with cop killer Christopher Dorner last year, were honored by California Gov. Jerry Brown and California Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris on Monday. Speaking at a ceremony in the Capitol, Brown said the Medal of Valor awards are about "recognizing the absolute human necessity of duty, of courage and of solidarity, so our community, from the bottom up, gets stronger and stronger." Det. Larry Lopez, Det. Justin Musella and Deputy Daniel Rosa were the three officers from the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department recognized for their role in the shootout with Dorner. While Musella threw smoke...

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