CHICAGO (CBS) — The first day of school can be a little scary, especially with all the new rules this year.
So members of the Chicago Police Department came out to show their support for the children of two fallen officers.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Shower Chance By Daybreak
More than two dozen officers saluted as the kids of Officer Samuel Jimenez and Officer Eduardo Marmolejo walked into school.READ MORE: Postal Worker Tells CBS 2 Staffing Issues Due To Federal Leave, Prioritization Of Package Delivery Are In Part To Blame For Persistent Mail Problems
Jimenez was killed in the Mercy Hospital shooting. Marmolejo was hit by a train while pursuing a suspect. The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation is paying the tuition for their children to attend Morgan Park Academy.MORE NEWS: Shock And Outrage In Humboldt Park At Death Of Young Parents Yasmin Perez, Gyovanny Arzuaga In Shooting Called 'Execution-Style'