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Auburn police officers honored for life-saving efforts (video)

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Two Auburn police officers, Officer Parker and Officer Jensen, were formally recognized for their quick response and life-saving efforts during an emergency call on March 19, 2024. The Auburn Police Department honored the officers after they successfully administered crucial aid to a man suffering from cardiac arrest.

The incident, which could have ended tragically, saw the officers providing essential first aid that stabilized the man until EMS arrived. Their effective actions were pivotal in ensuring the man’s full recovery, as acknowledged by the police department in a statement praising the officers’ professionalism and calm during the critical situation.

The celebration of their bravery and dedication extended beyond the department, with the man’s wife requesting a personal meeting to express her gratitude. This meeting, where both officers received formal recognition, highlighted the profound impact of their intervention on the community and the individual’s family.