(Merced, CA) – Assemblymember Adam Gray (D-Merced) joined a capacity crowd at the Art Kamangar Theatre for the 2016 Merced County Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony. "The message I'm struck with this morning is respect for public service," Assemblymember Gray said in his keynote address. "Respect and honor for those who make the greatest sacrifice in public service and that’s our law enforcement community." Sixteen officers with connections to Merced County were honored in the ceremony. Here’s more in this Assembly Assets video.