"It is not how these officers died that made them heroes. It is how they lived."
The faces you see on these pages are those of six Lincoln Police Officers and three Lancaster County Sheriff’s Deputies who have died or been killed in the line of duty - nine men with stories reaching back to 1917. Each was a member of a family, a community, and dedicated his life to protecting the citizens of Lincoln and Lancaster County. In the end, each gave his life. We honor them.
Click photos to read their stories