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Brown Signs National Police Officer Week Proclamation

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Photo/Tammy Curtis

Sharp County Judge Larry Brown signed a proclamation May 6, stating that the week of May 9-15 to be observed as National Police Officer Week. Present for the signing were Jack and Tommie Richardson, parents of Sharp County officer Jeff "Treetop" Richardson, who was killed in the line of duty in 1993, his son Craig and grandson Dylan, along with Sharp County Sheriff Dale Weaver. As a way to commemorate the week and honor officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty, a memorial service will be held May 14 at 10 a.m. at the Sharp County Courthouse in Ash Flat.

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