Local and State Law Enforcement Hold Police Memorial Ceremonies for Fallen Officers

Several local and state law enforcement officers and lawmakers came together Thursday morning to honor their peers who have lost their lives in the line of duty.

In Autauga County, the Fraternal Order of Police memorial service honored law enforcement officers that lost their lives in 2007. They honored five alabama officers that made that ultimate sacrifice.  Fortunately, no officers from Autauga County lost their lives last year.

The Montgomery Police Department also held their annual police memorial service on Thursdya morning.

Local law enforcement officers and folks from all over Montgomery took part in the ceremony.

They say it's a special tribute to fellow officers who have paid the ultimate cost while protecting the safety of our community.