Law Enforcement

Tournament seeks to honor fallen officers

In 2015, 123 officers were killed in the line of duty. This year to date, 77 officers have been killed in the line of duty. In 1978, James City County Sheriff's office had one officer killed in the line of duty.

On Sept. 9, Brookdale Retirement Community, Comfort Keepers, and First Simple Church Williamsburg are co-hosting a charity golf tournament at The Traditions Golf Club at Stonehouse. All money raised will go toward constructing a law enforcement memorial in front of the James City County Law Enforcement Center.

Many throughout the community are coming together supporting this worthy cause. The objective is to raise the required funds to complete construction and...