Before hundreds of law enforcement officers from agencies across the Kansas City metro area, KCPD officers received Awards For Valor from the Metropolitan Chiefs and Sheriffs Association on Thursday, Nov. 16.
The ceremony honoring officers was the 52nd annual event and took place at the Argosy Casino.
KCPD Officers who received recognition included:
Life-Saving Award Officers Richard DuChaine and Charles Owen Officer Hassan Matrane
Bronze Award Officers Bobby Coney and David Lantz Sergeant Andrew Gore Detective Nathaniel Hurley Detective Nathan Kinate and Intelligence Analyst Darin Lee
Honorary Officer of the Year Officer James Muhlbauer and K-9 Champ