This is a reminder of the anniversary date of the line-of-duty-death of Robert W. Zimmerman on Friday, November 14, 2014.
On November 5, 1986, Officer Robert Zimmerman was struck by a vehicle and critically injured while on foot patrol on Edmondson Avenue. Officer Zimmerman died nine days later on November 14, 1986 as a result of his injuries.
Under Departmental regulations Memorial Ribbon Bars may be worn on the uniform, above all other ribbons above the badge, on the anniversary dates of Baltimore County police officers killed-in-the-line-of-duty.
Members are encouraged to honor and remember Robert W. Zimmerman by wearing their Memorial Ribbon Bars on November 14th of each year.