"The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example." Benjamin Disraeli
In Memoriam: MIT Police Officer Sean A. Collier
MIT Police Officer Sean A. Collier, 26, was allegedly slain by the Boston bombing suspects last week.
Officer Collier was found in his police vehicle with multiple gunshot wounds. Earlier, he was responding to a disturbance near the MIT campus in Cambridge. His gun was not drawn.
"He was born to be a police officer, " said MIT Police Chief John DiFava. Officer Collier was a member of the MIT police department since January 2012.
Officer Down Memorial Page + NY Post
Ten First Responders Die In Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion
It is now believed that of the 14 people killed in last Wednesday's West Texas plant explosion, ten were first responders. All were members of local volunteer fire departments, five from West, Texas volunteer FD.
"We have lost our friends and neighbors," said Rev. John Crowder of the First Baptist Church in West, Texas.
AP + CBS News
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Job Fairs For Veterans
For a complete listing of up-coming job fairs, visit www.military.com and access "veteran jobs."