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AUSTIN -- Gov. Rick Perry has honored Jonathan Esquivel of the San Antonio Police Department, among others, during a presentation Sept. 14. Esquivel was among the peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who have been seriously injured or killed in the line of duty for the sacrifices they have made to protect Texans. The governor was joined by Attorney General Greg Abbott, peace officers, first responders, and families at the Star of Texas Award Ceremony.

The Star of Texas Awards were created by House Bill 1937 in 2003 to honor and commemorate individuals who have made profound commitments while performing their duties as peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders. The award was expanded in 2005 to include all peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who were seriously injured or killed in the line of duty on or after Sept. 1, 2003. HB 1164 in 2007 further expanded the award to include federal law-enforcement officers or special agents seriously injured or killed while performing duties in Texas to assist state or local law enforcement. Three advisory committees are appointed by the governor to review award nominations each year.

For more information about the Star of Texas Awards, visit http://governor.state.tx.us/cjd/star_awards/.
 

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