Events to Honor Slain Officer

By: Eyewitness News Email
By: Eyewitness News Email

Media Release

Tallahassee, Florida - November 10, 2012

On November 13, 2002, 13-year veteran of Tallahassee Police Department, son, husband, and father of three, Dale Green was slain in the line of duty while responding to a home invasion robbery.

This year marks the 10 year anniversary of Dale's death, and since that time his family, friends, and colleagues have come together to create a scholarship to commemorate his life, service, and sacrifice.

This year friends and family are having another car show with prizes such as: Most likely to get pulled over, Best engine, Best of show and lots more. The early registration fee is $15, and it is $20 the day of the event. Participants "Roll In" at 9 AM.

To register, click on the link below at the end of this story.

For the motorcycle enthusiast, there will also be a Motorcycle Memorial Ride that will leave from the fairgrounds on the morning of the car show. The Memorial Ride registration begins at 9 AM and the fee is $10 per motorcycle. Kickstands up at 10 AM.

All proceeds from the Sgt. Daniel Dale Green Memorial events go to benefit the Sgt. Daniel Dale Green Memorial Scholarship at Florida State University.

The scholarship will assist aspiring law enforcement officers in attending the police academy, as well as ensuring that Dale's sacrifice is never forgotten.

For more information, click on the link to the Facebook page below.


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