On January, 22, Sgt. F. Tagle And Officer R. Pena were recognized by the city council and Mayor Mandy Barrera and each were given “Life Saving” pins for their courageous act on January 1st. Both officers entered a fully engulfed home on the 700 block of W Ave B, where they pulled a man from the home, who had sustained injuries from the fire.

"We thank you for your service and for the courage and selflessness you both showed on that day, to place your life on the line to save another," city officicals said.