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Newtown Police Officer Felicia Figol has received the American Legion “Law Enforcement Officer of the Year” award for the state of Connecticut. Figol is a K9 handler in the department.  Representatives Raghib Allie-Brennan and Mitch Bolinsky presented her with a proclamation recognizing her promoting public trust within the police department and for going above and beyond to protect, serve and keep Newtown residents safe.