Mayor: Murdered Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago to be posthumously promoted, honored

The mayor?s office says Santiago will be posthumously

The mayor’s office says Santiago will be posthumously promoted to the rank of detective. (July 16, 2014 12:36 PM)

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop has announced that Officer Melvin Santiago, who was killed in the line of duty Sunday, will be posthumously promoted to the rank of detective.

Santiago will also receive the department’s Medal of Honor. 

The promotion and honor ceremony will take place at the officer’s wake on Thursday evening.

Santiago was killed in the line of duty early Sunday...

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