CHICAGO (CBS) — The Chicago police memorial foundation honored 13 officers shot in the line of duty.
The men and women were recognized for their courage and service to the citizens of Chicago.READ MORE: Sky Cruise To 86-50 Win Over Mercury, Take 2-1 Lead In WNBA Finals
Officer Carlos Yanez junior was among those honored. He joined the ceremony virtually as he continues to recover from his injuries.READ MORE: Judge Bars Chicago Police Union President John Catanzara From Encouraging Officers To Defy City's Vaccine Mandate
Yanez was shot in the head – his partner, officer Ella French, was murdered during that traffic stop back in August.MORE NEWS: Boy, 16, Critically Wounded In East Garfield Park Shooting
Officer French received the Valor Award posthumously.