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New book chronicles history of the Arlington County Police Department, including their response to the attack on the Pentagon

Ethan Rothstein Arlington Now The Arlington County Police Department’s history is the subject of a new book, released yesterday. Images of America — Arlington County Police Department was released by Arcadia Publishing as part of its ongoing pictorial history series. The author is Janet Rowe, a former ACPD patrol officer who compiled photos from the 75-year […]

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MIT to dedicate monument to Sean Collier

Steve Annear Boston Globe An opening in the granite walls of MIT’s new Sean A. Collier memorial looks out onto the area where the MIT police officer was shot and killed on April 18, 2013. A set of lights set into the ground nearby mirrors the alignment of the stars that night. The massive gray […]

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Banquet to be held in honor of FF Ralph Geidel

Brianne Fleming  Times Herald The 18th annual Morganton Elk’s Lodge Harley Raffle is being dedicated to a man who is not only last year’s winner, but an American hero who encouraged people to “never forget” the heroes of 9/11. Ralph Geidel, who won a 2014 Harley-Davidson Super Glide Custom motorcycle at last year’s raffle banquet, […]

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