York Police Memorial -- York, NE
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 68467lib
N 40° 51.878 W 097° 35.529
14T E 618645 N 4524683
York Police Memorial honors the memory of one officer killed in the line of duty.
Waymark Code: WM7BV3
Location: Nebraska, United States
Date Posted: 10/02/2009
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
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The York Police Memorial is located at the northeast corner of the York Municipal Building (WM758W) which also houses the York Police Department (WM7BTW).

The memorial honors the memory of Officer James M. Richardson, II who was killed in the line of duty while responding to a domestic disturbance call on April 22, 1977. The incident is noted in a March 13, 2009 York News-Times article noting the establishment of a statewide police memorial at the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center in Grand Island, NE.

The flag at this location is lighted and flies around the clock; the location is likewise lighted and visible twenty-four hours per day.

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Type of memorial: Monument

Website pertaining to the memorial: Not listed

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