Two fallen members of North Dakota law enforcement memorialized in Washington D.C.

Photo by: WDAY Radio File (Canva)
Photo by: WDAY Radio File (Canva)

(Washington, D.C.) -- Over 30,000 people gathered in Washington D.C. to pay tribute to the 118 officers killed in the line of duty in 2023, including Fargo Police Officer Jake Wallin.

Amid National Police Week, families and officers commemorated their sacrifice, with their names etched in the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. Mercer County Sheriff's Deputy Paul Martin, and Burleigh County Sheriff Charles McCarthy who died in 1874, also had their names added to the memorial.