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Watertown pride and courage were on parade

Thousands saluted, clapped, and shouted praise for police from across New England and as far away as Pennsylvania and Canada on Sunday at the Aquidneck Island National Police Parade in Rhode Island.

Among hundreds of officers honored, special attention went to four men from a department sorely tested when their quiet town became the center of a manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.

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