It aims to raise awareness about law enforcement officers who've died in the line of duty, while also raising money for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial and Museum.
Milwaukee Police Department Lt. Albert Grosskopf, who collapsed while responding to an apartment fire on February 13, 1943, and later died from a heart attack at a hospital.
"This is just a chance for us to show our respect for what they did to sacrifice [their lives]", Sergeant Al Noles, with the Grand Rapids Police Department said.
Golden State Killer Suspect Charged in 4 Goleta Cold-Case Murders
Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce Dudley said she "teared up" when she heard of DeAngelo's arrest. Prosecutors say DeAngelo, a former police officer, was one of California's most elusive serial killers.
All fallen law enforcement officers from the Hawkins Co. The ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 17, at 11:30 a.m. This event is hosted by the Henderson Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 9. HPD indicated the vigil will be webcast live over the internet beginning at 8 p.m. EDT Sunday.
Officer Josh Flore rides in the Police Unity Ride in remembrance of officers killed in the line of duty.
Next week marks National Police Week, and similar ceremonies have been taking place across Georgia.
Hawaii volcano could shoot 10-ton 'ballistic rocks'
Hundreds of people have been evacuated in Roditis' neighborhood, which is the ground zero of lava flow in Hawaii's Big island. But people have continued to visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, which includes the crater and surrounding region.
More than 100 people are expected to gather at the Pitt County Courthouse this morning for the annual Pitt County Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial Service.
Those events will offer a sobering reminder that more than 21,000 officers have been killed in the line of duty since the first recorded death in 1791.
If I delete WhatsApp will my messages be deleted?
This latest bug involves sending a text string containing the black dot emoji to the victim (don't do it, don't be that person). So before you go to settings and remove it remember you'll never see those messages and amusing photos and memes again.