The Montclair Police Department sent four of its Honor Guard officers to Dallas, Texas to represent the Department in paying respects at funeral services held yesterday and today for the five Dallas law enforcement officers slain by sniper fire July 7.
The Montclair officers who represented Montclair in Dallas are:
- Sgt. Michael DeGrazio
- Officer Vincent Russo
- Officer Michael Luzzi
- Officer Garth Guthrie
JetBlue donated the officers’ airfare; additional donations for their travel to Dallas were provided by the Montclair Neighborhood Development Corporation, the Fraternal Order of Police, Montclair PBA Local 53, Montclair Sentinels 16, Fred Randall of the Mindful Breath Foundation and PM AM corporation of Dallas, TX.
“It is a very sad time for all those in law enforcement,” said Deputy Police Chief Tracy Frazzano. “Our sympathy and condolences go out to the families, friends and communities of those who were killed and injured in Dallas. We at the Montclair Police Department stand with the Dallas Police and DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit) community as they mourn the loss of their own.”