Tuesday, December 9, 1997
Names to be added to memorial

The Cincinnati Enquirer

The McArton family of Florence adds a bouquet Sunday to the Cincinnati Police Memorial on Ezzard Charles Drive.
(Michael E. Keating photo)
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The Cincinnati police memorial on Ezzard Charles Drive, where it intersects Central Avenue in the West End, was completed in May 1991, said Fraternal Order of Police President Pete Ridder.

Money for the $160,000 project came from the city, FOP and private donations, he said. The half-block long memorial park includes three granite panels that list the almost 100 officers who have been killed in the line of duty since 1846.

The names of Officer Daniel Pope and Spc. Ronald Jeter, who were gunned down attempting to serve an arrest warrant in Clifton Heights over the weekend, will be added to the memorial.

The memorial also features an 8-foot bronze statue with a 1 1/2-foot pedestal of Frank ''Pappy'' Feldhaus - a ''cop's cop'' who retired in 1977 after 41 years on Cincinnati's police force. He died in 1980.

Today's report

911 boss admits error likely
Updated funeral information
Shock, grief and guilt Laura Pulfer column
Many officers limited in experience
City thanks slain heroes
Killer's family visits his home
Forces across Tristate take heed

Monday's report

Argument preceded shooting
Tragedy puts face on job Cliff Radel column
Families lean on faith, memories
Friends, acquaintances mourn
Grief stays, say families who know
Police deaths declining

Sunday's report

Community mourns fallen officers
Suspect's family: He was 'respectful'
Sequence of events
Officers highly regarded
Officers deal with sorrow, job's risks
Chief's message: 'Take care of each other'
Hollister St. residents shocked