In June 2012, Officer Santos Cortez was hit by a drunk driver. He was paralyzed as a result of the crash.
They will ride to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C.
As a new handicap accessible home is built for the officer, 24-Hour News 8 will have exclusive coverage.
The IPF is a foundation that serves police officers in central Indiana with the goal to “protect and serve those who protect and serve.”
Some members of 24-Hour News 8 spent their lunch hour in a bowling alley on Friday.