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Unveiling of Tom Decker granite monument (Chrissy Gaetke, WJON)
Unveiling of Tom Decker granite monument (Chrissy Gaetke, WJON)
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Cold Spring Reveals Tom Decker Memorial Garden [PHOTOS]

It's been four-years since officer Tom Decker was shot and killed in the line of duty and now the community of Cold Spring is honoring his memory.

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Tom Decker Memorial Garden location. (Chrissy Gaetke, WJON)
Tom Decker Memorial Garden location. (Chrissy Gaetke, WJON)
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Cold Spring to Move Wetterling Memorial, Add Tom Decker Memorial

A Jacob Wetterling memorial tree has been removed from downtown Cold Spring and a Tom Decker memorial may take its place.

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7 Horrible Crimes Central Minnesotans Can’t Forget

Central Minnesota may be the definition of small town USA, but that doesn't mean they don't have dark pasts. October and November seem to be a bad omen in this area for a few reasons. Here are just some of the worst crimes that have been committed in our area that we really wish never happened.

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Tom Decker Memorial Highway sign
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Tom Decker Memorial Signs Offically Placed on Highway [AUDIO & PHOTOS]

Family, friends and officers gathered at Lions Park in Cold Spring today (Thursday), to officially dedicate a section of Highway 23 as the 'Tom Decker Memorial Highway.'

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Officer Tom Decker Reward
Photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
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UPDATE: $100,000 Reward Offered in Cold Spring Officer Tom Decker’s Case

Dive teams are back in the Sauk River in Cold Spring today (Monday)searching for a 20 gauge shotgun authorities believe was used to kill Officer Tom Decker. During a news conference this afternoon, the BCA's Drew Evans says the dive teams are expected to be in the water today and tomorrow (Tuesday).

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Thousands Honor Cold Spring Officer Tom Decker At Burial Services [VIDEO, PHOTOS]

Hundreds upon hundreds of law enforcement officers, lights flashing, led the procession on Wednesday afternoon from Collegeville's St. John's Abbey, through Cold Spring and Richmond, before arriving in the tiny community of St. Nicholas to bury one of their own, Cold Spring's Tom Decker.

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A policeman salutes the hearse carrying Officer Tom Decker on Red River Avenue in Cold Spring to the St. Nicholas Catholic Cemetery.
Heather Schmitz, WJON News
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Estimated 3,200 Pay Last Respects to Slain Cold Spring Officer Tom Decker [VIDEO, PHOTOS]

It's been a long and emotional day for the family and friends of fallen Peace Officer Tom Decker. He was laid to rest this afternoon, after a service this morning at St. John's Abbey and University Church.

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Hundreds of law enforcement officers attend funeral services for slain Cold Spring Policeman Tom Decker
Jim Maurice, WJON News
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Law Enforcement Pays Respects to Officer Tom Decker [PHOTOS]

An estimated 3,200 people were at St. John's Abbey Church in Collegeville Wednesday to pay their respects to slain Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker. Many of those in attendance were police officers from all across America.

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A hearse carrying slain Cold Spring Officer Tom Decker leaves funeral services at St. John's Abbey in Collegeville.
Jim Maurice, WJON News
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Procession Takes Officer Tom Decker Through the Towns He Served [PHOTOS]

A hearse carrying the body of slain Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker has left funeral services at St. John's Abbey Church in Collegeville.

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The hearse used to carry the body of Officer Tom Decker on a procession through Central Minnesota to his gravesite.
Jim Maurice, WJON News
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Funeral Ends, Procession Begins to Cemetery for Cold Spring Officer Tom Decker [AUDIO]

Funeral services for slain Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker have ended. A procession throughout the area will end with Decker's burial in St. Nicholas.

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Police officers walking together to the funeral of Officer Tom Decker.
Jim Maurice, WJON News
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Patriot Guard, Minnesota Police Officers Await Body of Slain Officer [PHOTOS, AUDIO]

Thousands of people are gathering in Collegeville this morning for the funeral for slain Cold Spring Officer Tom Decker.

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Tears, Laughter Shared at Vigil in Honor of Officer Tom Decker [AUDIO]

The residents of Cold Spring began the healing process tonight (Monday) with a candlelight vigil. Community members gathered outside of Wenner's Funeral Home to sing, pray, and remember officer Tom Decker.

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