Officers posthumously honored for 9/11 recovery efforts

More than two dozen NYPD officers who lost their lives as a result of Sept. 11 recovery efforts were honored for their heroism today.All 29

BROOKLYN - More than two dozen NYPD officers who lost their lives as a result of Sept. 11 recovery efforts were honored for their heroism today.

All 29 officers honored died from Sept. 11-related illnesses.

Local leaders were on hand to place each officer's shield in a special case. The display will now travel to the state Senate.

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