Springfield, MO The Springfield Police Department and Greene County Sheriff's Office are showing support for the Clinton Police Department in the wake of the shooting death of Christopher Ryan Morton.
A few Greene County deputies have traveled to Henry County and will answer calls for service on behalf of the officers Clinton, many of whom need time to recuperate and attend the upcoming funeral.
Springfield Police are also showing support in their own way. The officers are wearing black bands around their badges to honor Clinton Officer Morton and show solidarity with the Clinton community. There will also be a group of officers traveling to the funeral representing Springfield.