They are credited with bravely confronting two armed car thieves, jumping into a frozen pond to rescue a child and racing toward a burning car to help save the driver. These Prince George’s County Police officers are among a distinguished group of public safety employees who will be honored at the 39thAnnual Public Safety Valor Awards ceremony on Wednesday.
Who: The Honorable Rushern Baker, Prince George’s County Executive
Mark Magaw, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer for Public Safety
Chief Henry Stawinski, Prince George’s County Police Department
Chief Marc Bashoor, Prince George’s County Fire Department
Sheriff Melvin High, Prince George’s County Sheriff's Office
Mary Lou McDonough, Director, Department of Corrections
Gevonia Whittington, Director, Office of Homeland Security
Maureen Bunyan, ABC 7 News, Master of Ceremony
Brad Bell, ABC 7 News, Master of Ceremony
When: Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Time: 11:30 am
Where: Martin’s Crosswinds
7400 Greenway Center Drive
Members of the media are encouraged to attend this ceremony.