The memorial includes 21-thousand names of fallen law enforcement officers dating back to 1791.
In honor of National Police Officers' Memorial Week, Clarinda Police's annual memorial ceremony takes place Wednesday afternoon at 2 at the Clarinda Cemetery's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Hendersonville police also honored other law enforcement officers across Tennessee who have died in the line of duty, including Maury County Sheriff's Deputy Jimmy Tennyson and Metro Nashville Police Officer Eric Mumaw, who both died this year.
Since last year's DPS Peace Officer Memorial Service on May 17, 2016, another 18 officers were killed in the line of duty in Texas.
Fox said at least one law enforcement officer has died for each year Montana has been a state.
"Police officers, especially at HPD, are the most unselfish people on this earth because they're willing to help someone they don't even know", Okimoto said.Читайте также: Chinese-made Passenger Jet Takes Test Flight
The names of 394 officers that were killed in the line of duty were read out loud, 143 of those officers have died previous year. "Please, take time this week to thank your local officers and their families for their sacrifices and commitment to your community".
"Our liberties depend on the rule of law, and that means supporting the incredible men and women of law enforcement", President Trump said in a proclamation signed Monday.
"We started the honor guard shortly after Evans was killed in the line of duty", Skropits said.
Trump promised to fund, train, and equip law enforcement agencies around the country as part of his promise to keep America safe.
For numerous friends, family members and officers at the memorial, memories are all they have left of their loved ones.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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