Officers pass the torch

Eugene and Springfield Police Departments participated in the Law Enforcement Torch Run which benefits Special Olympics Oregon. SPD Officers carried the “flame of hope” from the Springfi eld Municipal Jail across town past Autzen Stadium, where they passed the torch to EPD

In this year’s torch run, Eugene and Springfield police ran alongside Special Olympics athletes for the first time since 2019. Springfield Police officers ran through Springfi eld carrying the Olympic torch with the Flame of Hope. They carried the torch from the Springfi eld Municipal Jail across town . . .

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