LPD Honors Fallen Officers for National Police Week
The public is invited to the Lincoln Police Department's memorial ceremony Monday, May 12, 2014, to honor fallen law enforcement officers during National Police Week. The event begins at noon on the east steps of the Justice and Law Enforcement Center, 575 S. 10th Street. The ceremony will include keynote remarks from Lancaster County Attorney Joe Kelly.
This is an opportunity to honor and pay tribute to local officers who gave their lives while serving the citizens of Lincoln. Fallen LPD officers to be honored during the ceremony:
Captain Charles E. Hall March 31, 1917 Special Duty Patrolman Marion F. Marshall September 9, 1932 Officer Richard E. Leyden September 26, 1949 Detective Frank H. Soukup December 16, 1966 Detective Paul B. Whitehead August 10, 1967 Motorcycle Officer George W. Welter February 9, 1968
To learn more about these fallen officers, follow the link to our website.