nsucurrent.com
nsucurrent.com August 18, 2017


Detroit police honor fallen officers with special plaques

06 May 2017, 01:43 | Dan Bryan

State Police Honor Fallen Comrades

2017 police memorial ceremonies to start this Friday

Hundreds of law enforcement officers from across the state gathered in London, Ohio, to honor the lives of five of their fellow officers who died previous year.

One officer killed was from the South Jacksonville Police Department. Hundreds of officers from all over the state attended the ceremony at the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy in London, Ohio.

The 44th Annual Detroit Police Interfaith Memorial Service march will start Wednesday morning at Campus Martius Park and end at Old St. Mary's Church. A caparisoned horse, commonly known as the rider-less horse, was processed in by Deputy Joe Bruno, Commander of the Carson City Sheriff's Mounted Unit.

The procession began with playing of ceremonial bagpipes, with Sacramento Police Department's Interim Chief Brian Louie and Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones following close behind.

Alongside Perez and Sandoval, Carson City Mayor Bob Crowell also spoke in support of law enforcement.




"Trooper Velez's dedication to public service and his family were evident in the words of his son Devin, who said in a tribute to him, and I quote, 'He devoted his whole life to protecting others and to protecting us, '" said Mike DeWine, Ohio Attorney General.

Agency honor guard members will join area musicians in rendering a rifle salute and "Taps" to the memories of those we will honor.

The most recent name added to the wall is Officer Paul Carlisle, who died on December 1, 2015.

They plan to end in Washington, D.C.at the National Law Enforcement Memorial. Carson City officers are also remembering Carl Howell, who was shot to death while responding to a domestic violence call in 2015.

The officer's name was not given, but Detroit Police Chief James Craig gave remarks today at the hospital where the officer is being treated. Myron Jarrett and presented the honors to the families of both officers. "Brandon Collins, he was the officer that we lost this past September".



Other News

Trending Now

Is Ubisoft teasing a Far Cry 3 remake?
Update: Ubisoft has told Game Informer that this was simply a "throwback post", and that it wasn't meant as a tease. Ubisoft is up to something, and it has Far Cry fans grasping for straws and trying (and failing) to remain calm.

Cowboys take DE Taco Charlton in 1st round of NFL Draft
He broke out as a senior for 9.5 sacks, earning first-team All-Big Ten. "But then they started hitting the pressure guys". In the first round Thursday, the Cowboys tried to bolster a mediocre pass rush by taking Charlton 28th overall.

Erdogan: 'Fresh page' for US relations with Trump
But talks have since stalled. "Accession process (with Turkey) continues; it is not suspended or ended. One of them would be Turkey's decision to reintroduce death penalty, he said.

Hot Switch sales boost Nintendo sales, trim quarterly loss
The touch screen helps make the game more fun as it's now easier to fend off enemies and solve puzzles during Olimar's adventure. The new version is called the New Nintendo 2DS XL , and is set to launch on July 28th and costs $149.99.

Push for South China Sea code stirs ASEAN suspicions about Beijing's endgame
Since taking office past year , Duterte has worked to restore fractured bilateral relations with China . He will also host a gala dinner for the Leaders and delegates on the same day.

Ford's first-quarter profit down
The No. 2 US automaker's profit fell in the quarter amid higher costs and investments, and a slight decline in vehicle sales. In the US, Ford's biggest market, total vehicle sales fell 4.4% for the quarter, with its auto models especially hard hit.

Pakistan in strong position against Windies, Misbah stranded on 99 again
The equation as the teams' buses pull up at the Oval this morning reads-West Indies 183 runs in the lead with one wicket standing. Hope and Roston Chase kept the runs flowing with a 58-run stand before Chase was caught and bowled by Yasir for 23.

McDonald's introduces Frork (yes, a french fry fork) and 3 new sandwiches
Meet the " Frork ", aka Fry Fork, an admittedly "unnecessary" utensil available at McDonald's for one day only, May 5. On May 5, a limited supply of Frorks will be given away with the purchase of one of the new sandwich offerings.

Threat of economic turmoil over softwood tariff becomes BC election issue
British Columbians go to the polls May 9. "I didn't say anything remotely like that". Environmentalist Tzeporah Berman, who was an adviser for the B.C.

BlackBerry KeyOne UK Release Date: UK launch begins, price revealed
A USB Type-C port provides power and wired connectivity, and the non-removable 3,505 mAh battery claims 26 hours of mixed use. It is the first company-branded device to be externally developed by the company's hardware partner , China-based TCL Corp .