"Your sacrifice will not be forgotten:" Local police departments post tributes to fallen MPD officer
We are deeply saddened to hear of the death of Milwaukee Police Department Officer Charles Irvine Jr. Rest in peace Brother! Our prayers go out to his family, the other Officer seriously injured in the accident, and to all of the men and women of @MilwaukeePolice— Fond du Lac Police (@fdlpolice) June 8, 2018
We are deeply saddened by the news from Milwaukee Police Department from last evening.— Port Washington PD (@PWPD_WI) June 8, 2018
Our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of Police Officer Charles Irvine Jr, Milwaukee Police... https://t.co/aL0IQ7Egq0
Police held a processional the officer, identified as 23-year-old Charles Irvine Jr. of District Four.
Procession for officer killed today pic.twitter.com/PcfWWYK4Vv— Mark McPherson (@NewsMarkMcP) June 8, 2018
Other local law enforcement agencies offered their condolences to the Milwaukee Police Department and the officer's family.
Milwaukee County Sheriff Richard Schmidt said:
“I am extremely saddened to learn of the loss of our fellow officer. This officer gave his life protecting the lives of Milwaukee’s citizens. Our thoughts and prayers are with the officer and his family as we mourn this horrific loss.”