A woman holds a candle as tribute to those we lost in 2017.


Written by FOX 31 Denver


Aurora Police Chief Nick Metz helped plan the funeral for Adams County Sheriff’s Deputy Heath Gumm that took place Friday.


Chief Metz offered our viewers some incredible insights… not just of the planning it took to put it all together in one week, but he also explained the symbolism and the traditions that make law enforcement funerals so powerful to watch.


See and hear what he had to say in the video clip here.