Denver Police Pay Tribute To Fallen Officers

IACLEA President Randy Burba and other officials salute fallen officers
IACLEA President Randy Burba and other officials salute fallen officers
Author

20 May, 2017

"This year, 145 officers were killed throughout the United States", he said.

The ceremony is part of national police week.

"(Basler) and another officer were responding to a prowler call on West Levee Street and they encountered the suspect, which in turn opened fire on our captain", Dale said.

"Just last month we saw officers and thousands of members of the public line the route of the cortege for the funeral of PC Keith Palmer, who was murdered in the terrorist attack on Westminster".

The officers will continue to be honored Saturday during the 10th Annual Valor Run at 9 a.m.at Memorial Park, followed by the Memorial Ball at 6 p.m.at the Marriott Hotel, 5580 Tech Center Drive.

Monday was Peace Officers Memorial Day and this week is National Police Week.

"And we publicly salute the service of law enforcement officers from our community and from communities from across the nation", Tyer says.

More news: Pope canonizes 2 children who claimed to see Virgin of Fatima

The UK Police Memorial will see a physical memorial established, set in a handsome landscaped garden, inscribed with the names of over 1,400 police officers and staff who have died from injuries they sustained while carrying out their lawful duties. Each year, there are approximately 60,000 assaults on law enforcement officers, resulting in almost 16,000 injuries.

"While we're here to honor those fallen officers, it's also a good time with camaraderie", Stroud said.

Thompson - along with four Dallas Police Department officers - was killed in the July 7, 2016, ambush shootings. This program will improve officer safety on the job and accelerate the process of benefits through the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program, which provides vital resources to the families of fallen officers. This is Toby Aguillard first observed as Lafayette Police Chief.

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy established May 15th as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the entire week National Police Week.

"Police officers and staff, are ordinary people doing an extraordinary role to protect their communities. May we never forget them and always remember their dedication to Cherokee County, their friendship and love".

"There are twinges of sadness, as you see the family go up".


More news


  • Hayden in serious condition after road accident

    Hayden in serious condition after road accident

    Hayden was in Italy for the series' race weekend at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari, and he was now training on a bicycle when a Peugeot CC slammed into him.

    UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile test, vows sanctions

    The missile flew 787 km (489 miles) on a trajectory reaching an altitude of 2,111.5 km (1,312 miles), KCNA said. More missile tests were forewarned "until the US and its vassal forces make a proper choice with reason".
    Storms in northern Iowa could be severe

    Storms in northern Iowa could be severe

    It won't be overly muggy, but humid enough for the heat index to make it feel as if it's in the low 90s at times on Monday. A small portion of southeast Nebraska is included in the potential for an elevated chance of severe weather, on Tuesday .
  • Saudi Arabia counting down the seconds until Trump arrives

    President Donald Trump and leaders from across the Muslim world, Saudi officials close to the king said Tuesday. Gulf Arab states are optimistic about Trump whom they see as a hawkish leader opposed to their adversary Iran .

    Wenger In? Wenger Celebrates 'Fighting Spirit' as Arsenal Aim for Top 4

    Arsenal have managed to lift themselves out of their recent slump to claim victory over Manchester United, Southampton and Stoke City.

    From Players Championship winner to cattle class

    His win was marked by steady play and fueled by three birdies on the front nine and finished his round with nine straight pars. He was the only player to seriously challenge Kim until he ran out of holes, and then it was a matter of finishing second.
  • Halep eyes second straight Madrid title after downing Sevastova

    However, Halep was improving all the time, and she broke again to level, and saved break point to hold for the lead, 6-5. Mladenovic leads the career head-to-head with Halep 3-1. "I can just be proud out there from what both of us showed".

    New South Korean leader gets White House invite from Trump

    The paper also called on South Korea and the U.S.to stop conducting joint military exercises. But he's said South Korea shouldn't be afraid to say no to the United States.
    U.S., China reach deals on access for beef, financial services

    U.S., China reach deals on access for beef, financial services

    Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross says he doesn't expect the Chinese poultry imports to make a major impact on American markets. China will also allow wholly foreign-owned financial services firms to provide credit rating services in the Asian giant.
  • White House Shies Away From Acknowledging Western Wall Part of Israel

    White House Shies Away From Acknowledging Western Wall Part of Israel

    The Western Wall, in east Jerusalem's Old City, is the remnant of the ancient temple, destroyed more than 2,000 years ago. He said, "That sounds like a policy decision ". "The Western Wall is not in your territory", the official reportedly said.

    UK May's Conservatives hold 18 point poll lead - Survation

    But as was demonstrated in the 2015 General Election, this age group is less reliable at turning up on polling day. A ComRes poll (1,012 respondents sampled on 11 May 2017) brought a number of threads together.

    Trump promises to defend faith at Liberty University commencement

    The school has prepared for a "Trump bump" in attendance, spending $200,000 to almost double the stadium's seating capacity to 36,000.