Fallen Illinois Police Officers Honored in Springfield

Springfield - Illinois Police Officers who lost their lives in the line of duty where honored in a special ceremony on Thursday.

Lt. Governor Simon honored Trooper James Sauter of the Illinois State Police from Downers Grove, Officer Casey Kohlmeier of the Pontiac Police Department and Investigator Cuauhtemoc Estrada of the  Cook County Sheriff's Police Department at the Police Officers Memorial in Springfield.
The ceremony featured a motorcade and a ceremony honoring each of those who served.  

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