Remembering MPPD Officer John Lyle - Badge 3
On September 22, 1960, Menlo Park police officer John W. Lyle was killed in the line of duty. Menlo Park Police Department's first and only officer killed in the line of duty. John W. "Jack" Lyle was a Menlo Park police officer for eight years. He was 29 years old. https://www.menlopark.org/580/Officer-memorial
Each year the men and women of the Menlo Park Police Department recognize the date September 22nd with a sense of the loss that was suffered by the department and the family of Officer Lyle on this day in 1960.
On Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, there will be a San Mateo County Public Safety Memorial Service honoring San Mateo County deceased emergency services members to include police, fire and medical personnel. It will be held at Notre Dame de Namur University in the Cunningham Memorial Chapel - 1500 Ralston Ave, Belmont, CA at 10 am. All faiths are welcome and a reception will follow.