A man accused of killing a Denver police officer who used to be a Detroit cop has accepted a plea deal with prosecutors.
West Bloomfield Police Chief Michael Patton said O’Rourke, a 12-year veteran, was one of their best officers — one of the “rocks of the department.”
Law enforcement officers from Detroit and Dallas attended a service in Denver, while a local tribute was paid to fallen officer Celena Hollis in Detroit.
A former Detroit Police Officer has been killed while working security detail in Denver.
Funeral arrangements have been decided for a Detroit Police Sergeant who died from injuries suffered in an off-duty motorcycle crash.