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Rochester police officers honored


ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Rochester's finest were honored Monday for extraordinary actions on duty.

The Rochester Police Department's fall awards ceremony took place at the Government Center.

Three officers received the Police Lifesaving Award for their service. Officers Rey Caban and James Marsolek received the award for saving the life of a man with no pulse or heartbeat in early September. Officer John Cajacob received the Lifesaving Award for saving an unresponsive man in a hotel in April. The three of the officers administered CPR and AED shocks until paramedics arrived.

Fifteen other awards were given at the ceremony Monday, including four police commendation awards, four certificates of appreciation, and seven letter of recognition awards.

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