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Police Officers Awarded by City of Grass Valley

Three Grass Valley police officers have been singled out, and honored for meritorious service. Two of them were presented with the Silver Medal of Valor for bravery at last night’s City Council meeting. Police Chief John Foster says officers Clint Bates and John Herrera went above and beyond the call of duty when they were involved in a shootout with a suspect in May of last year…

Listen to John Foster

Both gave brief speeches, starting with a modest thank you from Bates…

Listen to Clint Bates

Herrera just gave a quote from Albert Einstein…

Listen to John Herrera

Also, Reserve Sergeant Mike Walsh was given a proclamation by the mayor in recognition of his 40 years of service.

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