Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Statement on July 7 Fallen Law Enforcement Officer Day


AUSTIN – Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick issued this statement today in honor of all Texas law enforcement officers killed in the line-of-duty:

“July 7 marks the solemn anniversary of the tragic loss of five law enforcement officers in Dallas. That was a dark day for Texas and for all America. Going forward, Texas has set aside July 7 to honor those law enforcement officers and every first responder who has laid down their life to protect their community. Today, we join with their families in prayer and remembrance. We honor their service and the ultimate sacrifice they made. We will never forget.”