L.E.A.D. was founded in 2015 to thank officers for the daily sacrifices they make for their communities.
We are sorry about the sad news of Barbara Kovacic’s passing, and are spreading the word for those in the community who would like to attend her funeral.
We invite you to read the Jul-Aug 2018 issue of The Epitaph, the official newsletter of the Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial Society. The Epitaph is chock full of articles recapping the outcome of events and news items of interest and inspiration–and contains listing of upcoming events. In this issue: Message from the President Survivors’ Corner
We invite you to read the Jul-Aug 2018 issue of The Epitaph, the official newsletter of the Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial Society.
We are sad to learn that Chief Edward Kovacic passed away on September 30. Visitation hours Oct. 3; funeral mass Oct. 4 at The Cathedral of John the Evangelist.
Remembering officers who have died in Julys past…. we have their stories from the oldest fatality, Marshal George Brenner, d. July 16, 1883, to the most recent, Police Officer Joshua T. Miktarian, d. July 13, 2008.
Remembering officers who have died in Junes past…. we have their stories from the oldest fatality, Patrolman Edward Parker d. June 19, 1912, to the most recent, Patrol Officer Wayne A. Leon, who died June 25, 2000.
Thank you to Lake Erie Harley-Davison for donating at this year’s Cops Ride!
We invite you to register for the RBS Open at Shale Creek Golf Club June 28, 2018. The event benefits our mission.
The 10th Annual Cops Ride is Sunday, June 24. The ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Police Memorial at West 3rd and Lakeside and the processional ride begins at 11 a.m. to Lake Erie Harley Davidson for food and entertainment.