The Officers of the United States Attorneys recognized investigators Tuesday in Seminole and Brevard counties for helping to put those who prey on children behind bars.
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Each department has investigated more than 100 child exploitation cases and put away 100 criminals.
Photos: Seminole, Brevard investigators honored for work on child exploitation cases
Seminole County Sheriff Dennis Lemma and Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey accepted awards on behalf of the investigators.
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“We find dedicated, professionally trained to make it their lives’ work to protect abused and neglected and abandoned children,” Lemma said.
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Each investigator was awarded separately in an off-camera ceremony.
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