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Officers honored at annual awards luncheon

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - More than 80 Youngstown Police Officers are recognized for going above the call of duty.

Chief Rod Foley said at the annual awards luncheon that much of the work officers do each day goes unnoticed and is under appreciated.

This year, several officers were recognized for saving a life.

"We have officers going inside burning buildings. We have officers giving CPR to a newborn child. We have a valor award winner ... so those are extreme bravery and things people do everyday that doesn't always get recognized," Foley said.

The award winning officers are nominated and selected based on the votes of fellow officers.

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