The St. Petersburg Police Department will hold a brief ceremony on the anniversary of the death of St. Petersburg Police Officer David Crawford next week.
On Tuesday, Feb. 21, the St. Petersburg Department will remember Officer Crawford with a brief ceremony in the breezeway of Police Headquarters, 1300 First Ave. N.
At 10:27 p.m. Tuesday, the Department's Honor Guard will place a memorial wreath next to framed photograph of Officer Crawford, a police news release said.
Mayor Bill Foster, Chief of Police Chuck Harmon and members of City Council will share a few brief remarks for the occasion.
Officer Crawford's widow, Donna, and other family members plan to attend the
ceremony, the news release said.
At 10:37 p.m., a Police Dispatcher will announce a "moment of silence" on the
Traffic on 1st Avenue North will be diverted at 13th Street North, beginning at about 10:20 p.m. until the conclusion of the ceremony.