On Thursday, January 3rd, the Texas Department of Public Safety and Texas State Representative Four Price held a ceremony of resolution and flag presentation for two DPS Troopers.

Travis High and Briar Cordova, who recently received life-saving awards, were the two honored. DPS Command Staff also recognized two citizens who aided in Cordova’s save.

In December 2017, Trooper Travis High saved a man by acting quickly and stopping profuse bleeding. Also, in mid-2018, Trooper Briar Cordova saved a woman from jumping off a bridge at I-40, with the help of two citizens.

We asked Briar Cordova what motivates him to get out and serve everyday:


We also spoke with State Representative Four Price why it is important we honor citizens and our law enforcement: