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Countywide - Medal of Valor Ceremony to Take Place Saturday in Camarillo
10/11/2013 3:30:00 PM


Nature of Incident:


Peace Officers Association of Ventura County (P.O.A.V.C.) Presents 39th Annual Law Enforcement Medal of Valor Awards



Sunair Jets (hanger at Camarillo Airport), 855 Aviation Dr., Camarillo

Date & Time:

Saturday, October 12, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.

Unit(s) Responsible:

Sheriff's Administration


On October 12th, the P.O.A.V.C. is hosting the annual Medal of Valor event to honor acts of bravery, heroism and service by law enforcement personnel and citizens of the community.  The awards ceremony starts at 7:00 p.m.


The Medal of Valor awards include recipients from the Ventura County Sheriff's Office, Ventura Police Department, Oxnard Police Department, and California State University Channel Islands Police.  Medal of Merit awards include recipients from the Ventura County Sheriff's Office, Simi Valley Police Department, and the Port Hueneme Police Department.  The program also includes the presentation of Citizen Medal of Merit awards.


Credentialed media are invited to attend (allowed entrance without a ticket).


Tickets are sold out for the event.



Prepared by:

Captain Don Aguilar


Media Release Date:

October 11, 2013


Follow-Up Contact:

Captain Don Aguilar

(805) 797-7349



Approved by:

Commander Rick Barrios