Seaside Heights-The New Jersey State Police, Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno, Seaside Heights borough officials and other dignitaries gathered today at Breakwater Beach here to honor 48 law enforcement families representing 28 fallen New Jersey police officers. The event was organized by the State Police Chief of Chaplians Monsignor Phillip Lowery, Micheal Parameter (retired NJSP), and Lou Cirigliano.
Forty-eight law enforcement families attended, representing 28 fallen officers. Survivors Day is meant to be a fun day for the survivors of polices officers killed in the line of duty. This is the 8th annual event held at the Jersey Shore waterpark.
Also in attendance were Colonel Rick Fuentes, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police, Lieutenant Colonel Patrick Callahan, Deputy Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police, Major Fran Donlan, Troop “A” Commander, Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph Coronato, Seaside Heights Police Chief Tommy Boyd, Vincent Storino (Jenkinson’s), Ocean County Sheriff Michael Mastronardy and Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman.
Photos by NJSP.