The Harrisonville Police Department continues to honor Officers Donald Marler, Francis Wirt & Chandler Sumner, who were killed in the line of duty working for the Harrisonville Police Department.
The Department, as part of it is “Fallen Not Forgotten” pledge, has developed, and funded the Marler-Wirt-Sumner Scholarship through voluntary donations from Harrisonville Police Officers, City employees and community members.
The Marler-Wirt-Sumner Scholarship is an annual scholarship open to all graduating seniors of Harrisonville High School or the Cass Career Center CJ/CSI Program.
The Harrisonville Police Department continue this tradition by awarding 2 – $1,000 scholarships. Luke Griffith and Danielle Lasure each received their $1,000 scholarships.