Recent tragedies, including those in Kansas City, have shaken many around the country. Particularly during this campaign season, the news is full of divisiveness. There’s a tendency to think sports is irrelevant in the bigger picture, but it’s quite the opposite.
Mourners flocked to Children’s Mercy Park for the funeral of Kansas City, Kan., Police Capt. Robert Dave Melton on Saturday. He was the second officer from the city killed on duty in roughly the last two months.
Kansas City, Kansas Police Department Captain Robert "Dave" Melton was laid to rest on Saturday with a funeral service at Children's Mercy Park following the fatal shooting of the 46-year-old veteran officer on Tuesday.
Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton
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