Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies Honored by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for Saving a Baby’s Life

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies Honored by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for Saving a Baby's Life

On July 31, 2012 the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich presented Los Angeles County Sheriff's Parks Bureau Deputies Joseph Chavez and Kevin Johnson commendations for their act of heroism on May 27th, 2012. Their actions resulted in saving a baby's life that otherwise would have expired without the employee's direct involvement.


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The Parks Bureau of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department polices 177 county parks, golf courses and special event venues throughout Los Angeles County.


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Deputy Chavez
Deputy Chavez

Deputy Johnson
Deputy Johnson

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