Ten Lynnwood officers receive commendation letters for above-and-beyond performances

On Tuesday, Nov. 1, the Lynnwood Police Department honored some of its officers for the heroic work they do. Each of these officers received a letter of commendation for an action or performance above their normal duties.

The incidents included saving a male from jumping from a four-story parking garage, rescuing a woman from a violent assault and ensuring the evacuation of residents from an apartment building while it was on fire. In each of these incidents, the officers and sergeants took action at risk to their own safety to ensure the safety of others.

The recipients were:
Sergeant Chris Breault
Sergeant Jamey Blakely
Sergeant Jacob Shorthill
Officer Tyler Gaskin
Officer A.J. Burke
Officer Charles Thayer
Officer Matt Saul
Officer Jordan Correa
Officer Curtis Kojima
Officer Robert Nichols


  1. Thank you! Your courage and determination are greatly appreciated!
    You are the best!

  2. Thank you to every Officer out there, we respect and appreciate all you do to keep our neighborhood safe.
    Please stay safe for your families want you to come home every day.

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