Moline Police officers commended for daring fire rescue


(Moline, IL) -- The Moline Police Department's honoring four of it's own, for their brave rescue from a house fire. Sergeant Derrick Cullison, Officer Andrew Compton, Officer Joshua McManus and Officer Cody Parmenter entered a burning home March 15th, and rescued a woman who was refusing to leave.

All four officers and the female resident were treated for smoke inhalation at the hospital and each made a full recovery.

The Illinois Fraternal Order of Police has awarded the four it's Medal of Valor for their heroic actions.

Chief Gault also presented the three officers and Sergeant Cullison with the Moline Police Department Life Saving Award for their actions that morning.

(Photo from Moline, IL Police Department)