MISSION, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — The Mission PD and Fire Department held a memorial ceremony honoring those officers who died in the line of duty.
The ceremony is held every year and it helps officers appreciate the work they do and those who gave the ultimate sacrifice.
Mission Fire Chief Ricardo Saldana stated, "It has been wonderful that we do this every year, at this time to recognize and celebrate the men and women who have given their lives to this great city of ours. That's how significant this is to us."
The ceremony honored officers from as far back as the 1970's.