The Hidalgo County Sheriff 's office hosted its 7th Annual Fallen Heroes Ceremony on Monday morning.
Several elected officials, law enforcement leaders and deputies gathered for a moment of silence in honor of the people who gave their lives in the line of duty. Representatives from CBP, ICE and the Department of Public Safety were at attendance to honor fallen heroes. Sheriff Lupe Trevino also praised the men and women who risk their lives everyday in Hidalgo county.
Three deputies have been killed throughout the Valley in the line of duty along with sixteen CBP agents, four DPS troopers and one ICE agent, Jaime Zapata.