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Officer lift the casket of Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick into a hearse following funeral services at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul, Minn. on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. Patrick, 47, was shot and killed while making a traffic stop on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (Pioneer Press: Ben Garvin)

Slain officer remembered as caring dad, compassionate cop

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WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. -- In a sea of blue uniforms and black-clad badges that gave way to an unabating column of squad car lights, thousands of mourners packed a West St. Paul neighborhood church and the surrounding streets Wednesday to pay their respects to fallen Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick.


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