Quotes of the Day

Framed photos of Buchanan County Deputy Sheriff's Eric Rasnake, Shane Charles, Neil Justus and William Stiltner, from left, are displayed on a table at a candlelight vigil Monday, March 14, 2011 outside the county courthouse in Grundy, Va.
Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2012

Open quoteIn this law-enforcement job, when you pin this badge on and go out on calls, when you leave home, you ain't got a promise that you will come back. Close quote

  • sheriff of Buchanan County, Virginia, on the rising numbers of police officers being killed, according to statistics compiled by the FBI
Photo: Jeff Gentner / AP | Source: NY Times