RPD honors fallen officers in wreath-laying ceremony

RPD honors fallen officers in wreath-laying ceremony
Family members of the fallen officers will be in attendance to lay a wreath during the ceremony. (Source: NBC12)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Richmond Police Department honored fallen officers Thursday for National Police Week with a wreath-laying ceremony.

This year’s Police Week is observed May 12-18.

Interim Chief William Smith, command staff, the Richmond Police Department and community members remembered Richmond’s fallen officers, and those who served the department and passed away in 2018.

Family members of the fallen officers were in attendance for the ceremony.

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