"This was a great opportunity to meet our brothers and sisters from the Los Angeles Police Department".
Officers Curtis Garrett, Chris Mayfield and Chad Brakebill along with Lieutenant Doug Murphy were among the over two thousand Texas officers who attended.
Law Enforcement officers around Nevada kicked off the the Nevada Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Run in Las Vegas on April 26. A line of patrol officers, deputies and younger cadets snaked onto the nearby streets.
Tuesday also marked the 112th anniversary of the State Police.
Among the speakers included Louie, who spoke of the significance of the cement bollards placed throughout the memorial site.
Four Juneau Police Department officers have died in the line of duty, said Lt. David Campbell.
Kirkpatrick said she was "humbled and honored" to stand alongside them and current officers as they remembered what was the "deepest personal loss" one could imagine.
A mounted unit participate in the 2017 Nevada Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Ceremony, Thursday, May 4, 2017, in Carson City.
"They have a memorial baton and all of the officers are listed in that memorial", said Captain Jim Halsey with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. "But by the very nature of the work troopers do, how the safety and well-being of others is paramount, and how they rush to danger as others go the other way, it all but ensures there will be others who give their lives in the line of duty".
Maryland State Police Cpl.
23-year-old Trooper Landon Weaver was shot and killed in December during an investigation in Huntingdon County. He was killed in a crash trying to capture robbery suspects.
Wednesday's event was coordinated by the Sacramento Police Sheriff's Memorial Foundation.
Afghan forces fire at census team in Chaman
A Pakistani civilian was killed and 17 others injured in cross-border shelling and firing from Afghanistanon Friday, police said. Earlier this year, Pakistan shut border crossings after a spate of attacks it blamed on militants from over the border.