New officers in Little Rock police swear oaths

Posted: February 3, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Little Rock police officer Larry Mears Sr. pins a badge on his son, Larry Jr., after a graduation ceremony Friday for 22 new officers.

Under the high ceiling of a southwest Little Rock church Friday morning, the audience in the pews held quiet. Over to the side, a cohort of men and women in police uniforms each raised a hand, swore an oath and became the newest members of the Little Rock Police Department.

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