Local heroes honored at annual event

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September 20, 2016

By J. Harry Jones

September 20, 2016

In a harrowing 10 minutes on July 4 in Carlsbad, California State Lifeguards Cole Magro and Jeff Knapp headed into a massive rip current to rescue 19 people, many of whom were screaming for help and one who was unconscious and being held aloft by a friend. The two lifeguards prevented multiple fatalities, officials said.

In Encinitas earlier this year, Sheriff's Deputy Jeffrey Chu located a young victim of human trafficking who had been forced into prostitution by a man who Homeland Security... Read more


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