EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- The Town of Eastchester lights a tree blue in honor of slain Police Officer Michael Frey, who was killed in 1996, and all police officers who lost their lives in the line of duty.
Town Supervisor Anthony S. Colavita, Eileen Frey, the slain officer's mother, members of the Frey and Liscio Families and members of the Eastchester Police Department held a brief ceremony and tree lighting at the Michael Frey Memorial Tree on the grounds of Town Hall.
Colavita said, “This tree was planted in memory of fallen Eastchester Police Officer Michael Frey. We honor him and all police officers who sacrificed their lives protecting us, together with those men and women who continue to serve each day. Let these blue lights be a constant reminder that we support our police officers and that Blue Lives Matter.”