La Porte Officers Receive Awards From the Chief of Police

By: City of La Porte Last Updated: January 10, 2019

La-Porte-Officers-Receive-Awards-From-the-Chief-of-PoliceOfficer Favia, Officer Hagler, and Officer Loza received life savings awards for helping with a suicidal subject back in September 2018. They entered a home filled with natural gas and removed the subject from the residence. They also assisted with rendering medical aid to the subject until he was transported by EMS.

Detective Vincent Bowman was awarded an Accommodation Award for the great work he did with an armed robbery in November 2018 at the Mini Mart on Lincolnway. Det. Bowman had no suspect information but was able to work this case and develop a suspect using the stores camera system. Det. Bowman was able to take the suspect into custody the same day as the incident.