Today is the anniversary of the death of Officer Earl DeMarse. Officer DeMarse was stabbed to death by a prisoner at Marquette Branch Prison. Earl DeMarse was a veteran Officer […]
Fallen Officers Memorial and Open House
Welcome to MCO’s Fallen Officers Memorial and Open House Information Center. Here you will find information about the Fallen Officers Memorial, the dedication ceremony, and the reception/open house to follow the ceremony.
Please join us in remembering two Michigan corrections officers who made the ultimate sacrifice this month years ago. Josephine McCallum was murdered at the former State Prison of Southern Michigan […]
As bagpipes played “Amazing Grace,” corrections officers lifted the veil off the Fallen Officers Memorial, giving corrections staff, other law enforcement, legislators, and union supporters their first glimpse of the […]
If you can’t attend the Fallen Officers Memorial unveiling, do the next best thing – watch a livestream! The stream will begin below at 1 p.m. ET Sunday, May 7. […]
The memorial is almost ready to be unveiled! Members, if you are planning to attend the memorial dedication, please wear your MDOC uniform. MDOC administration has given MCO members special […]
After the Fallen Officers Memorial Dedication, MCO will host an open house where members and other guests can learn about the union and corrections work. Here are the exhibits you’ll […]
The Fallen Officer Memorial Dedication and Open House is Sunday, May 7 — right around the corner! Click here to RSVP now. See you there!
Last month, MCO announced that the Fallen Officers Memorial would be unveiled May 7 at a dedication ceremony and open house at the union headquarters in Lansing. To mark the […]
The Fallen Officers Memorial Dedication Ceremony and Open House will be May 7, 2017 at the MCO union office in Lansing. All members are invited. Read more in our earlier […]
MCO leaders and staff are proud to announce the Fallen Officers Memorial will be unveiled Sunday, May 7, 2017, on the first day of Correctional Officers Week. “MCO will set […]