Memorial Service Announced for Long Beach Police K-9 Credo, Killed During Officer-Involved Shooting

k9 credo photoA memorial service has been scheduled for Long Beach Police K-9 Credo, who was killed by friendly fire during an officer-involved shooting Tuesday that also led to the fatal shooting of an attempted murder suspect.

The service will be held Wednesday, July 20 at 1:00PM at the LBPOA Park, located at 7390 East Carson Street at the Long Beach Towne Center behind Lowe’s hardware store.

Authorities encourage carpooling due to limited parking.

In lieu of flowers, the Parcells family requests Credo’s memory be honored by donating to:

LB Police K-9 Officers Association
P.O. Box 17366
Long Beach, CA 90807-7366 (for online donations)


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Above, left photo courtesy of Long Beach Police Department.


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Stephanie Rivera is the community engagement editor for the Long Beach Post. After graduating from CSULB with a degree in journalism, Stephanie worked for Patch Latino and City News Service before coming to the Long Beach Post in 2015.