RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- The Reno Police Department has announced the death of Senior Officer Scott C. Sorensen after a long bout with illness.
Services will be held on Wednesday September 4th at 10am at the University of Nevada Reno's Lawlor Events Center, 1500 N. Virginia St. Reno, NV.
Graveside Services will immediately follow at Mountain View Cemetery, 435 Stoker Ave. Reno, NV.
A viewing will occur on Tuesday September 3rd, from 4pm to 7pm at Walton Funeral Home, 875 W. 2nd St.
The public is welcome to attend any of these events.
Officer Scott C. Sorensen was hired by the Reno Police Department on September 26, 1988 at the age of 24. Officer Sorensen worked a number of assignments throughout his career. He started his career in the Patrol Division where he worked until 1993.
In 2013, Officer Sorensen was posthumously awarded the Reno Police Department Chief’s Commendation Medal for his years of exemplary and dedicated service to the City of Reno.