Five officers to be honored tomorrow at Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony

Five Kentucky law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty will be honored at the Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial ceremony tomorrow, May 24 at the memorial monument site in Richmond, Ky.

The name of Louisville Metro Police Officer Nicholas Rodman, who died in the line of duty March 29, 2017, will be added to the memorial. Additionally, Louisville Police Officer James Harrison, Clarkson Police Officer John Skaggs, Salyersville Police Officer Lewis Marshall and Kentucky State Police Trooper David Gibbs will be added and honored among their family, friends and comrades.

What:
Memorial ceremony honoring Kentucky’s fallen law enforcement officers.

When:
Thursday, May 24, 11 a.m. EST

Where:
Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training Eastern Kentucky University’s Campus Kit Carson Drive, Richmond, Ky.

Who:
Speakers will include Justice and Public Safety Cabinet Secretary John Tilley as keynote, and Amy Ellis, widow of Bardstown Police Officer Jason Ellis.

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