By LeaAnne Klentzman
Friday, May 20, at 11:00 a.m., the Sheriff’s Department hosted its Annual Fort Bend Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony in honor of all Fort Bend County Officers. The officers honored made the ultimate sacrifice to protect and serve citizens of Fort Bend County by dying in the line of duty. The ceremony was held in front of the Sheriff’s Office near the memorial for fallen officers.
At the ceremony, retired Trooper and retired Sheriff’s Lieutenant Bob Martin spoke to guests, dignitaries, and family members of fallen officers. There was a roll call honoring all those in Fort Bend County who had died in the line of duty as well as a 21-Gun Salute and Taps.