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Posted on: May 22, 2017
[ARCHIVED] NPD Takes Part in Jasper County Law Enforcement Memorial Service
On Thursday, May 18th, the Newton Police Department and Jasper County Sheriff’s Department hosted the Jasper County Law Enforcement Memorial Service. Lin Chapè, Mayor Pro Tem, read the proclamations which designated May 15th as Peace Officer Memorial Day and the week of May 15th as Police Week. The service honored the sacrifice and legacy of Newton Police Officer Bobby Barrickman, Newton Police Officer Daniel McPherren, Newton Police Lieutenant Pat Richardson, Prairie City Police Officer Rusty Hewitt and Jasper County Sheriff’s Reserve Captain Howard Holdefer.