ERIE COUNTY, N.Y. (WKBW) - The Erie County Commissioner of Central Police and county law enforcement agencies gathered today to honor fallen officers.
This year to date, 51 police officers have been killed in the line of duty. Three were from New York State.
Last year, 135 law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty nationally.
The interfaith Law Enforcement Memorial Service was held at the Public Safety Campus in Buffalo, as part of National Police Week.