This is a reminder of the anniversary date of the line-of-duty death of sergeant mark parry, on January 21, 2002.
On December 27, 2001 Sergeant Mark Parry was on patrol in Towson when a drunk driver struck his unmarked police vehicle. The driver fled the scene and was arrested a short distance away. Sergeant Parry died on January 21, 2002 from injuries he sustained in that motor vehicle accident.
Under departmental regulations memorial ribbon bars will be worn on the uniform, above all other ribbons above the badge, or mourning bands will be worn on the badge on the anniversary dates of Baltimore county police officers killed in the line-of-duty.
MEMORIAL RIBBON BARS OR MOURNING BANDS WILL BE WORN ON 1/21/2015 TO HONOR AND remember Sergeant Parry