Recap - Press Conference: El Paso County Law Enforcement Memorial Groundbreaking

El Paso, TX – Sheriff Richard D. Wiles and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Foundation held a groundbreaking press conference for the El Paso County Law Enforcement Memorial Wall on Thursday, June 16th, 2016.

Sheriff Wiles introduced the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Foundation and the Memorial Wall Committee who are spearheading the project. We were honored to have the attendance of Sheriff’s Office staff and personnel, members of the community, the Sheriff’s Advisory Board, Mayor Oscar Leeser and the families of two of the fallen officers.

The El Paso County Law Enforcement Memorial unveiling ceremony is scheduled for the Sheriff’s Office “6th Annual National Night Out,” on August 2nd, 2016. The El Paso County Sheriff’s Foundation will be accepting donations. Those interested in providing donations can contact Larry Guerra, 915-667-1267 or Chris Acosta 915-538-2223 or 915-479-0797.

 

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Subject: Press Conference: El Paso County Law Enforcement Memorial Groundbreaking

Sheriff Richard D. Wiles & the El Paso County Sheriff’s Foundation

Invite you to the El Paso County Law Enforcement Memorial Groundbreaking

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 at 10:30 am – 3850 Justice Drive

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El Paso County Sheriff’s Office

3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938

Website: EPCSO.ORG

El Paso, TX – Sheriff Richard D. Wiles and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Foundation are constructing a memorial wall for the County Law Enforcement Officers who have sacrificed their lives in the line of duty.  Other law enforcement agencies have similar monuments to remember those who have passed. 

The El Paso County Memorial Wall will honor all fallen officers who have served the citizens of the El Paso County. The county law enforcement agencies to be included are:

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office

El Paso County Constables

San Elizario Police Department

Horizon City Police Department

Clint Police Department

Socorro Police Department

Anthony Police Department

The memorial will repurpose the wall currently on the southwest corner of Sheriff’s Office Headquarters building located at 3850 Justice Dr. It will feature seven granite panels engraved with the names of the 15 El Paso County Law Enforcement Officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice to serve their community.

Sheriff Wiles will also take this time to introduce the Sheriff’s Foundation and Memorial Wall Committee who have spearheaded the project. The unveiling ceremony is scheduled for the Sheriff’s Office “6th Annual National Night Out,” on August 2nd, 2016. The El Paso County Sheriff’s Foundation will be accepting donations. Those interested in providing donations can contact Larry Guerra, 915-667-1267 or Chris Acosta 915-538-2223 or 915-479-0797.

Published 17 June 2016 08:54 AM by lantunez

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