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Posted on: February 4, 2021

[ARCHIVED] OPD Honoring Fallen Officer

On Saturday, February 6, 2021 at approximately 0730 hours, the Odessa Police Department will be paying respects for fallen officer, Officer Scott Smith. This marks the thirty-third anniversary of his passing, February 6, 1988. He was killed in the line of duty in a motorcycle crash while responding to a burglary in progress call. The Odessa Police Department Honor Guard will place a wreath at the memorial statue on the front lawn of the police department. This wreath will be displayed on Saturday from sunrise until sunset in remembrance of him. Anyone wishing to show their respects is encouraged to visit our memorial during this time.

Scott Smith
Fallen Officer Scott Smith

 

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