County police holding 43rd annual Memorial Ceremony

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Residents and emergency first-responders from across the St. Louis region came out to pay their respects to North County Police Cooperative officer Michael Langsdorf during his funeral procession from the Cathedral Basilica to Resurrection Cemetery in Affton Monday, July 1, 2019. Langsdorf was fatally shot June 23 while responding to a call about a bad check at a Wellston Food Market.

The St. Louis County Police Department is hosting its 43rd annual Memorial Ceremony Friday, Oct. 1.

The event is in honor of law enforcement and firefighters who have died in the line of duty.

The event will begin at 10 a.m. at Memorial Park, 7900 Carondelet Ave., in Clayton.