(KTVI) - St. Louis County started the morning remembering those first responders who have lost their lives while protecting ours.
The 37th annual St. Louis County First Responders Memorial was held in the county's Memorial Park on Carondolet Avenue.
First responders and the public showed up to show support for those families who lost loved ones. Families of the fallen sat with flowers while the National Anthem played.
Officers, mayors and other dignitaries from across St. Louis region showed up to also pay tribute.