<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Gazette RSS - news >> crime]]> http://gazette.com/rss/news/crime Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:36:43 -0700 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[UCCS will honor Garrett Swasey, first responders at home-opening basketball game vs. Colorado College]]> http://gazette.com/uccs-will-honor-garrett-swasey-first-responders-at-home-opening-basketball-game-vs.-colorado-college/article/1591028?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/uccs-will-honor-garrett-swasey-first-responders-at-home-opening-basketball-game-vs.-colorado-college/article/1591028?custom_click=rss

A year later, the students and staff at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs are no longer in shock over the death of campus police officer Garrett Swasey, who was one of three people killed during a shooting at the Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic.

Now, the Mountain Lions men's basketball team wants to make sure he is not forgotten.

"It's important to not forget the circumstances around his death and the fact that he was willing to step onto the line to protect the community and our campus," UCCS coach Jeff Culver said. "His widow wants this to be a celebration and that's what we plan to do."

UCCS hosts Colorado College at 7:30 p.m.

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