TOPEKA – (December 22, 2017) – Kansas families attending the four remembrance receptions across the state received a special message this year, Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Earlier this month, the Kansas Attorney General’s Office in cooperation with the Kansas Organization for Victim Assistance hosted receptions in Garden City, Wichita, Kansas City and Topeka in honor and remembrance of crime victims who lost their lives. This year more than 350 family members, friends and supporters attended the receptions, which recognized 223 individuals who lost their lives due to crime. A special poem was read at each of the receptions. The poem was authored by Kansan Annette Hope Billings and written especially for Kansans whose lives have been touched...
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AG Derek Schmidt: Kansas families affected by crime receive special poem