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2017 Award for Valor

2017 Award for Valor

2017 Award for Valor: Officer Alan Horujko, Ohio State University

Officer Alan Horujko

The IACLEA Award for Valor is presented to an employee of an IACLEA institutional member of a campus public safety, police, or security department for an act or acts involving personal risk while acting on behalf of the college/university/campus or members of the college/university/campus. 

This year’s Award for Valor is presented to Officer Alan Hurujko of the Ohio State University Police Department.  On November 28, 2016, Officer Hurujko found himself face to face with a terrorist who had just driven a car into a crowd at the Ohio State University. The attacker had exited the vehicle and began assaulting people with a knife whereupon Officer Hurujko immediately shot and killed the suspect.  Officer Hurujko’s immediate response undoubtedly saved countless lives and his actions were nothing short of courageous. 

OVW Campus Program Training

IACLEA in partnership with the East Central University’s Safety Training and Technical Assistance for Administrators, Boards, and Law Enforcement (STTAABLE) presents the Office on Violence Against Women’s Campus Program Training. These workshops are currently open and are free for all.