Friday, 16 November, 2018

Fly flags at half staff May 15, National Peace Officers Memorial Day

Fallen officers remembered at national candlelight vigil 30th Annual Candlelight Vigil Honored 360 Fallen Peace Officers at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial
Leonard Rios | 15 May, 2018, 22:47

Hawkins County's fallen law enforcement officers include Gerald Gibson, on July 12, 2000; John Wesley Wright on August 16, 1988; and Drew Harrell on June 15, 1937. The men and women of the Marshalltown Police Department are dedicated to providing our community with high quality and professional law enforcement services.

Trump used a ceremony honoring slain law enforcement officers to propose that cop killers face the death penalty, burnishing his tough-on-crime political credentials. And the ones that were killed in the line of duty and lost in the line of duty, they gave their lives for us as citizens.

These 360 officers include 129 officers who were killed during 2017, plus 231 officers who died in previous years.

"I believe it is our sacred duty to honor the fallen by stopping the falling and we can, each in our own way, help protect law enforcement by beginning to restore a respect for the rule of law in our nation", said Ashcroft. U.S. Attorney Kennedy took part the Law Enforcement Memorial Service in Buffalo this morning at St. Joseph Cathedral.

National Police Week takes place this year Sunday, May 13 until Saturday May 19.

The NES Classic Mini goes back on sale next month
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Washington Capitals vs. Tampa Bay Lightning: 3 takeaways from Game 1
Capitals: D John Carlson drew an assists on the first goal, tying the franchise mark for playoff points by a defenseman with 12. Tampa Bay finally figured out Holtby in the third period when Kucherov set up a one-timer for Steven Stamkos on the power play.

4,000 men and women are in law enforcement in King County, serving 39 cities, three Tribal Governments, the University of Washington, and almost 250,000 residents living in unincorporated communities.

The Austin Police Department held a memorial and candlelight vigil Friday night for its 23 fallen officers who've died in the line of duty.

The funds raised will be used to provide monetary support and awareness for: The Road to Hope Bicycle Ride, Project Active Armor, Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.), The Officer Down Memorial Page (O.D.M.P.), and Spirit of Blue Foundation. In humble appreciation of our hardworking law enforcement officers, Melania and I will light the White House in blue on May 15. He added that although it is important to recognize the officers, it's also important to recognize their families.

American flags around the state are at half-staff Tuesday in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day.

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