View the signed Mayoral Proclamation Jason Moszer Day
WHEREAS, On November 30, 2009, Jason David Moszer began his career with the Fargo Police Department as a police officer. Officer Moszer was a Fargo native and served the community with pride; and
WHEREAS, On February 10, 2016, Officer Moszer responded with other Fargo officers to the area of 3rd Street and 9th Avenue North for a domestic disturbance involving an armed individual; and
WHEREAS, Officer Moszer took up a containment position in the rear alley area of the residence, working collectively with other Fargo officers to resolve a violent situation. During this time, the suspect fired several shots from the residence, one of which struck Officer Moszer, ultimately causing him to succumb to his injuries on February 11, 2016. The suspect was later shot by other officers; and
WHEREAS, Officer Moszer served the Fargo community honorably for six and a half years and as a result of his commitment to public safety made the ultimate sacrifice; and
WHEREAS, On the five-year anniversary of the death of Officer Moszer, it is appropriate and warranted to recognize his service and sacrifice; and
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That I, Timothy J. Mahoney, Mayor of the City of Fargo, do hereby proclaim February 11, 2021 to be
JASON MOSZER DAY
in the City of Fargo, North Dakota.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the City of Fargo, North Dakota to be affixed this 11th day of February, 2021.