Eleven Men & Women Honored During Police Memorial Ceremony at Illinois Capitol

Eleven Men & Women Honored During Police Memorial Ceremony at Illinois Capitol

(IOCI RADIO) – Eleven men and women honored Thursday during the annual police memorial ceremony in Springfield.

Prayers were read, bagpipes were played, and state officials spoke to the crowd. That includes Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza, whose brother is a Chicago police detective.

Among those honored are sergeant Marlene Rittmanic with the Bradley Police Department, Illinois State Police Senior Master Trooper Todd Hanneken and Wayne County Deputy Sherriff Sean Riley.