Council honors National Police Week

"Peace Officers’ Memorial Day" is May 15

Council honors National Police WeekRidgecrest Police Chief Jed McLaughlin receives a proclamation from the Ridgecrest City Council, presented by Wallace Martin, in honor of National Police Week (May 13-19). The city will recognize Tuesday, May 15 as Peace Officers’ Memorial Day, “in honor of those law enforcement officers who through their courageous deeds have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their community or have become disabled in the performance of duty.” — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2018-05-04