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23 fallen Austin Police officers honored at memorial, candlelight vigil

23 fallen Austin Police officers honored at memorial, candlelight vigil

"Sterling values the courage and devotion of our community's state and local police as our collective prosperity depends on the integrity with which our law enforcement officers maintain peace and security", Torres said. The citizens of Marshall County are very fortunate to have such an outstanding law enforcement organization as the Marshall County Sheriff's Office serving in this community.

Two fallen police officers in Mount Airy will be remembered during a program scheduled Monday in conjunction with National Law Enforcement Week.

Allery was fatally shot by 28-year-old Melvin Gene Delong, of Belcourt, after a pursuit on January 18, 2017.

The national monument now contains the names of 21,541 fallen law enforcement officers who died in the performance of duty since 1791. Marked by the tolling of a bell, seven names were read when IL was called, including Rockford Police Officer Jaimie Cox. The men and women of the Marshalltown Police Department strive each day to provide exceptional police services.

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

Speaking outside the U.S. Capitol, Trump called on lawmakers to fund his proposed border wall, pass new measures cracking down on so-called sanctuary cities and end what he called "catch and release" immigration laws.

Law enforcement officers on the Central Coast and across the country are taking time this week to remember officers who lost their lives on the job.

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

Fighting crime can be risky work for the more than 900,000 sworn law enforcement officers in the United States.

Just over a year and a half has passed since Officer Gil Vega was gunned down in the line of duty, but for his fellow police officer and best friend, it's like it happened yesterday.

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Memorial Fund Chairman John Ashcroft delivered poignant remarks. Six Iowa peace officers killed in the line of duty were honored for making the ultimate sacrifice. All law enforcement members and members of the public are invited to attend.

Providing a means for individuals, businesses, and communities to express their appreciation for law enforcement officers.