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OPP Marching Photo by MarkYan WTB Photography
Members of the Ontario Provincial Police Association led by President Rob Stinson attended the police funeral at BMO Field in Toronto Monday July 12, 2021 for Toronto Police Service Detective Constable Jeffrey Northrup. The veteran officer was killed in the line of duty last week. . The officer was remembered at his funeral Monday as a kind, gentle giant who loved his family deeply and was quick to lend a hand wherever he could. Detective Constable Northrup leaves behind his wife, mother, two sons and a daughter.
Several tributes were posted online causing the hash tag #HeroesInLife
to trend throughout Canada on Twitter.
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Thank you to all OPP members who took the time to attend the funeral, watch online and offer support in so many ways to the family and our colleagues in Toronto.
Some of the OPP Association and Toronto Police Service social media posts are included here. Click here for a link with the livestream of the funeral, official high resolution photos, Book of Condolences, and donation links to Special Olympics provided by the Toronto Police Service.