National Police Week recognized in Richmond

Posted at 6:19 PM, May 15, 2012
and last updated 2012-05-15 18:19:52-04

It's the start of a bittersweet week in Richmond and across the country. It's National Police Week.

Tuesday, Richmond police gathered to remember the officers who have given their lives protecting you and your neighborhood.

The department has lost 29 officers since it was created in 1807.