OFFICERS HONORED: Names Added To Memorial

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This week police officers across the nation have been honored for their service. 

Friday morning, two Iowa officers who died in the line of duty were honored during a ceremony at the Iowa state capitol. 

The names of Officer Roger Hildreth and Iowa State Trooper Mark Toney were added to the Iowa Peace Officer Memorial.

Officer Hildreth suffered a fatal heart attack while running at the police department's gym. Trooper Toney died in a car crash while he was in pursuit of a vehicle. 

There are now 166 names on the state memorial.