HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
815 Wheeler Avenue Huntsville, Alabama 35801
Interim Chief of Police
Communications Relations Officer
Award to Be Presented
Huntsville, Alabama (March 8, 2011) On March 10, 2011 at the Huntsville City Council meeting, Officer Joshua Bates will receive a Lifesaving medal.
Officer Joshua Bates – Lifesaving Medal
Specifically, on November 10,
2010, Officer Joshua Bates was working a secondary employment position at
Continental Automotive. An employee in the cafeteria began choking on food.
Officer Bates noticed the distressed employee choking and quickly performed
the Heimlich maneuver, dislodging the food and restoring the employees