The Berlin Police Department Honor Guard will be laying a wreath on the grave of Officer Jeffery Casner on the 28th anniversary of his death in the line of duty.
This ceremony is held annually to mark the anniversary of his death to pay our respects to our fallen brother and his family. The ceremony will be held graveside at Maple Cemetery at 9 a.m. on Friday February 1, 2013.
Following the ceremony, the recipient of the 2012 "Jeffery Casner Award" for excellence in DUI enforcement, will be presented with the award.This year’s recipient is Officer David Cruickshank with 21 DUI arrests. This represents 22 percent of the total DUI arrests made by the Berlin Police Department in 2012.