Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Police Heroes

April 23, 2008
PrintCommentRSS

Wounded Dallas officer receives Roosevelt award

By Tanya Eiserer
The Dallas Morning News

DALLAS — Senior Cpl. Jerry Poston has many physical reminders of the August morning when he lost his left eye: Shotgun pellets remain lodged in his left eyelid and below his right eye. Still others pockmark his body.

"I'm still the same -- one less eye and too many pellets. Too many pellets," the 17-year Dallas police veteran said Tuesday as the Texas chapter of the Theodore Roosevelt Association honored him with its Police Award.

Full story: Wounded Dallas officer receives Roosevelt award






PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

P1 on Facebook

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Get the #1 Police eNewsletter

Police Newsletter Sign up for our FREE email roundup of the top news, tips columns, videos and more, sent 3 times weekly
See Sample