- Last Updated on 07:36 AM 05/13/13
- BY Special to the Gazette
Members of the South Boston Police Department, Virginia State Police and Halifax County Sheriff’s Office assisted with the 2013 Law Enforcement Ride to D.C. as it traveled through Halifax County on Saturday.
According to Cpl. J. C. Berry, the law enforcement officers from Mecklenburg County and beyond rode bicycles 500 miles over four days from Charlotte, N.C., to Washington, D.C., in honor and in memory of those who have died in the line of duty. More than 70 law enforcement officers from various agencies participated in this event.