Akron holds police memorial service


AKRON, Ohio (WJW)– The Fraternal Order of Police and the Akron Police Department held its memorial service Wednesday morning.

The ceremony honored the 27 Akron officers and one Kenmore deputy marshal who have lost their lives in the line of duty.

It included a 21-gun salute, an appearance by the Cleveland Police Ceremonial Unit and a presentation of flowers.

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