Recipients 2017-06-27T12:16:18+00:00

2017 Medal of Honor Recipients

In recognition for extraordinary acts of valor and heroism, the Idaho Law Enforcement, Firefighting and EMS Medal of Honor is awarded to law enforcement officers, firefighters and EMTs who have been distinguished by exceptionally meritorious conduct, assuring that the sacrifices of these professionals are recognized and their bravery honored by the state whose citizens they protect.

On May 17, 2017, the following individuals were recognized for their valor and heroism:

Chief Deputy Barclay

Chief Deputy Barclay
Elmore County Sheriff’s Office

On August 2, 2016, at approximately 8:05 a.m. in Hammett, emergency service personnel responded to a report of a residential burglary and stolen vehicle.  Elmore County Chief Deputy Michael Barclay began to coordinate a search for the suspect, learned that the suspect was armed and called in Det. Sgt. Kyle Moore to assist in the search.  Read more >>>

Patrol Sergeant Greg Moore

Patrol Sergeant Greg Moore
Coeur d’Alene Police Department

n May 5, 2015, at approximately 1:30 a.m. in Coeur d’Alene, Patrol Sergeant Greg Moore was patrolling in the area of Wilbur Avenue and Joanna Drive in response to reports of several car break-ins. Sgt. Moore stopped a suspicious male and radioed the man’s information into dispatch, but made no further radio contact.  Read more >>>

Detective Sergeant Kyle Moore

Detective Sergeant Kyle Moore
Elmore County Sheriff’s Office

On August 2, 2016, at approximately 8:05 a.m. in Hammett, emergency service personnel responded to a report of a residential burglary and stolen vehicle. Elmore County Chief Deputy Michael Barclay began to coordinate a search for the suspect, learned that the suspect was armed and called in Detective Sergeant Kyle Moore to assist in the search. A high speed chase ensued.   Read more >>>