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At Towson ceremony, officials honor fallen county police officers

Bagpipes and bugles played and babies cried as County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, County Police Chief Jim Johnson and members of his department, the County Council, state legislators and State's Attorney Scott Schellenberger gathered in Towson on Friday for a memorial service honoring fallen county police officers.

"We face violent criminals. We face daily human tragedy that takes its toll on our police officers. Today, we pay tribute not only to these fallen heroes but also to their families," said Johnson. "You always will be remembered and you always will be a part of the Baltimore County police family," Johnson said.

County officials noted that in the...