Memorial dedicated to fallen officer Patrick O'Rourke

Memorial dedicated to fallen officer Patrick O'Rourke

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WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) - West Bloomfield police, family, friends and others in the community gathered at a memorial service Friday to remember fallen officer Patrick O'Rourke.

He was killed in the line of duty September 9, 2012. May 2 is now marked as Law Enforcement Day in the city.

A monument now stands outside West Bloomfield Police Department representing all fallen officers. Right now, O'Rourke's name and photo is the only one engraved upon it, and his wife hopes it stays that way.

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