‘A chance for us to remember’: Police department honors fallen officers, adds name of policeman killed in 1890 to memorial wall

GRANT PHILLIPS/Tribune-Herald The memorial wall located at the Hilo Police Station on Monday.

GRANT PHILLIPS/Tribune-Herald The families of fallen Hawaii Police Department Officers line up for the candle-lighting ceremony to honor their lives with HPD Chief Benjamin Moszkowicz at the Hilo Police Station memorial wall on Monday.

GRANT PHILLIPS/Tribune-Herald A memorial of the fallen officers from the Hawaii Police Department following a candle-lighting ceremony on Monday at the Hilo Police Station.

The Hawaii County Police Department commenced Police Week on Monday with a ceremony honoring those who have died or been disabled in the line of duty.