Above: Tony Hovland of the Eau Claire County sheriff’s office, foreground, and other area officers participate in the three-volley gun salute during the Northwest Wisconsin Regional Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony on Wednesday at The Florian Gardens, 2340 Lorch Ave. The ceremony was held to honor law-enforcement officers who gave the ultimate sacrifice. View more photos at LeaderTelegramPhotos.com.

Right: Area law-enforcement officers participate in the three-volley gun salute during the ceremony Wednesday at The Florian Gardens.