Rockford Police have released additional details regarding the public funeral arrangements for Officer Jaimie Cox who was killed in the line of duty early on Sunday morning.

In a statement released on social media on Tuesday evening, Rockford Police said that  police funeral service For Officer Cox will take place First Free Rockford on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. A procession will follow immediately after the service.

Police indicated that the entire community citizens are welcome to line the procession route and are reminded everyone to obey all traffic laws. The procession route is as follows:


Here is the are the specific route details

  • Exit First Free Rockford Church
  •  Continue South on Mulford Road
  • Turn right on East State Street
  • Continue to follow East State Street
  • Turn left on South Springfield Avenue
  • Turn left on Cunningham Road
  • Continue to follow
  • Turn right on Kishwaukee Street
  • Turn left on Broadway
  • Turn left on 11th Street
  • Turn right on Charles Street
  • Turn right on Parkside Drive
  • Turn left on Broadway
  • Continue east on Newburg Road
  • End at Newburg and South Mulford Road

Police will be directing traffic in the area. Officials also remind motorists to expect delays and suggest you use alternate routes in the areas during visitation hours, before and after the funeral service, and near the procession route.

More information on arrangements for Officer Jaimie Cox can be found below.

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