San Diego County Law Enforcement Officers who have given their lives in the line of duty were saluted Wednesday at the Law Enforcement Officers’ Memorial Ceremony. Members of agencies from across the region gathered at the County Administration Center to pay their respects at the annual event.
“There can be no triumph without loss, no victory without suffering, no freedom without sacrifice. It is left to us to reflect and honor.” -Herb Smith, Chaplain for San Diego County Sheriff’s Department and San Diego Police Department
“The ultimate sacrifice made by these brave men and women should not be forgotten.” -Capt. Skip Murphy, San Diego County Sheriff’s Department
” Many of us served with these officers… they are our brothers and our sisters. They watch over us. Today, we remember them.” -Capt. Skip Murphy, San Diego County Sheriff’s Department