Officers to run Flame of Hope through Jamestown

Flame of hope

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Law enforcement officers in the southern tier are gearing up for the state Special Olympics.

More than 50 officers will run the Flame of Hope through Jamestown, Wednesday. This is the 28th year for the run.

The included video is from when the torch was in Niagara Falls a couple years ago.

The law enforcement torch run is the largest grassroots fundraising and public awareness vehicle for Special Olympics in the world.

The state Special Olympics begins in Buffalo on June 6. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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