Titusville Police Detective Al Ring was awarded the Silver Valor Award at the Melbourne-Palm Bay area Chamber of Commerce's Valor awards ceremony on August 26th, 2009. The event was held at the Melbourne Hilton to recognize outstanding Brevard County Public Safety Personnel.
Detective Ring was recognized for his heroic actions in saving a female victim from a house fire and providing life-saving CPR at the scene until paramedics could take over.
Detective Ring also was awarded Officer of the Year for 2008 at the Titusville Police Department.
(from left) Assistant Chief Lau poses with Detective Al Ring at the ceremony.