City’s highest valor awards go to lifesaving firefighters and cops — including two killed in line of duty
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Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer was killed in 2018 while chasing a suspect in front of the Thompson Center. On Friday, Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson presented the city’s top award for valor to Erin Bauer, who accepted the honor on behalf of her husband. | Provided

The award ceremony at City Hall was packed with police and firefighters in dress uniforms. In the City Hall chambers filled with dress blues and heavy hearts, Chicago’s highest awards for valor were given Friday to three firefighters...

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