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Slain Sacramento Sheriff’s Deputy Honored..

November 3, 2014 10:33 pm

They came by the thousands Monday to a Roseville church to say goodbye to Danny Oliver, the Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy killed in a two-county rampage last month that also claimed the life of a Placer County sheriff’s detective.

In an emotional service at Adventure Christian Church in Roseville, Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones told the estimated 3,000 in attendance, including his grieving department, “We will never get over Danny’s loss, but we will get through it…until tears give way to smiles and laughter.”

Jones also spoke to his fallen deputy, his coffin draped with the American flag at the foot of the sanctuary’s stage. Law enforcement from across California attended the service.

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