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Fallen Officers Memorialized

The names of 28 fallen police officers were added Monday to a statewide memorial in Richmond.

The names include two officers who died last year and 26 others who died in the last 100 years.

Kentucky lost two officers last year. Bell County Sheriff's Deputy Sean Pursiful died in a crash while his colleagues were pursuing a suspect.

Harlan County Constable Joe E. Howard also died.

The names that were added on Monday to the Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial at Eastern Kentucky University are also being added to a national monument in Washington, D.C.


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