National Police Week: Honoring fallen officers in Washington

WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands of law enforcement officers are in the nation’s capital to honor their fallen colleagues and support their surviving family members during National Police Week.

This year, that includes four Colorado officers: Adams County Deputy Heath Gumm, El Paso County Deputy, Micah Flick, Las Animas County Sgt. Matthew Moreno and Littleton Police officer Kevin Denner.

Deborah Takahara is the only local reporter in Washington this week and will have reports on FOX31 Denver, Channel 2 and online.

More: Support the Shield from FOX31 and Channel 2

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Watch: Emotional Mother’s Day at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial

Watch: Group raises awareness about police suicides during National Police Week

Watch: Colorado law enforcement remembers fallen officers

Watch: At National Police Weak, Colorado officers say 'thanks' for Support the Shield

Watch: Officers killed in the line of duty recognized at 38th Annual National Peace Officers' Memorial Service

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