NY: A sea of blue sadness


BY SARAH GARLAND, MICHAEL FRAZIER AND MELANIE LEFKOWITZ. Michael Frazier and Melanie Lefkowitz are staff writers. Sarah Garland is a freelance writer.

Copyright 2005 Newsday, Inc. 

There were thousands of them - maybe 20,000. A wall of men and women dressed in blue stretched 15 blocks around the church. Inside, in a sanctuary filled beyond capacity to honor fallen Police Officer Dillon Stewart, they wept for his loss and cheered for his bravery.

LexisNexis Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.   
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: NY: A sea of blue sadness

Recommended Police Heroes

Join the discussion