SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sunday night, law enforcement officers from across the state, and the families and friends of those killed in the line of duty gathered at the Capitol to pay tribute.
Ten more names will be added to the state police officer memorial.READ MORE: Elk Grove PD Officer Involved In Hwy. 99 Head-On Crash Near 12th Ave.
The sounds of bagpipes echoed through the Capitol Mall.
Through music and prayer, Sunday night’s candlelight ceremony honored of the California Peace Officers who lost their lives in the live of duty in 2018.READ MORE: 'It's Frightening': Family Thankful For Arrest Eight Months After Woman's Murder At Sacramento Light Rail Station
Candles were lit and the names of those killed were read aloud during.
Among them are California Highway Patrol’s Officer Kirk Griess, Stanislaus County Deputy Tony Hinostroza, Newman’s Corporal Ronil Singh, and Sacramento County Deputy Mark Stasyuk.
Tomorrow Capitol Mall will be closed between Tower Bridge and 9th Street as early as 8:30 a.m. for a memorial service open to the public.
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Each will be memorialized with a bronze plaque on the memorial monument.