As you remember these fallen officers, take comfort in recalling that they dedicated their lives to the same principles of honor, duty and courage that brought you to the badge. Such a life is truly rich. Take strength in knowing that when an officer falls, our resolve to serve those in need is not diminished. Our dedication to protecting those in danger is not weakened. Our commitment to remembering those with whom we shared the badge does not fade.
Godspeed, brothers and sisters. You fought the good fight. Now rest in peace…
November 05, 2012
Cleveland officer collapses, dies at airport
Officer Down: Marcia Figueroa - [Cleveland, Ohio]
PoliceOne Member since 09/20/2006
CLEVELAND — A Cleveland officer died Monday at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport while on protective detail during a campaign visit from President Barack Obama.
Officer Marcia Figueroa died after collapsing and suffering a medical emergency, according to ODMP.
She had served with the Cleveland Police Department for 14 years.
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