The Naperville Police Department recently honored officers who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to keep the city safe.
At the Annual Citizens Appreciate Public Safety, or CAPS, Awards ceremony, at Meson Sabika, they recognized officers throughout the department for outstanding service.
The department presented a variety of awards like the Meritorious Unit Award to the Animal Control Unit, and a Distinguished Service Award to custodian Michael Kerr.
Residents nominated officers for the CAPS Awards for their work in the community which included Sgt. Jason Arres, Detective Jennifer Johnsen, and Officer Juan Leon.
Jim Sakelakos was awarded the VFW Kendall Honors Award for his assistance to a family after a tragic loss.
The biggest honor of the night, the George Pradel Award for Service, was given to Jim Sakelakos.
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