Law Enforcement Memorial

The Wheeling Police Department will hold its fifth annual Law Enforcement Memorial at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday May 17th at Wheeling’s Heritage Port. This year’s guest speaker will be The Honorable John Preston Bailey, Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia. The Wheeling Park High School Young Patriots will perform a musical number, as well as the Pittsburgh Police Emerald Society Pipe and Drum Band. In addition to the 9 men who died serving the Wheeling Police Department, those who died in the line of duty during 2016 will be honored, including West Virginia State Trooper Joseph Portaro and Canonsburg, Pa. Police Officer Scott Bashioum Please join us in honoring the men and women of law enforcement that have given the ultimate sacrifice.