With the number of police officers dying on the rise, Gov. Bobby Jindal has declared Monday, Sept. 14 as a day of prayer for them.
He issued a statement Thursday asking Louisianians to unite in prayer for law enforcement.
“Too often, we forget the sacrifice and commitment these brave men and women make on a daily basis in order to protect our families and uphold the peace in our communities,” he said. “Our officers understand the real risk and responsibility that comes with this career and we are extremely grateful for their dedicated service.”
Webster Parish Sheriff Gary Sexton says he appreciates the