CMPD Holds Peace Officer Memorial Service For Fallen Officers

CHARLOTTE, NC — CMPD held a Peace Officers Memorial Service uptown Friday in honor of officers killed in the line of duty.

Dozens marched from police headquarters to First Baptist Church. Among those marching was Trisha Norket.

Norket’s son John Burnette and his partner Andy Nobles were killed in the line of duty in 1993.

Since 1892, 31 officers have been killed in the line of duty in Charlotte-Mecklenburg.