Foot Pursuit 5K
The Porter County Sheriff’s Office
& The FOP Lodge #165
Present the 12th Annual
Foot Pursuit 5K Run & Walk
at Sunset Hill County Park XYZ Trail Series!
Race Day Registration/Check-In
7:30 am until 8:45 am
Saturday, March 4, 2017
Race Start Time: 9:00 am
Proceeds will benefit The Timothy Hecht Scholarship Fund
Visit us online @ www.portercountysheriff.com/foot-pursuit-5k
or find us on Facebook
The Timothy Hecht Scholarship Fund
On February 11, 1999, Patrolman Timothy Hecht suffered a fatal heart attack during a training session for the Porter County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Response Team. He and other officers were testing to be placed on the new assignment. Patrolman Hecht had served with the Porter County Sheriff's Office for eight years.
The Timothy Hecht Scholarship Fund is solely funded by proceeds from the Foot Pursuit 5k, which is given every year to several students pursuing a degree in the field of Law Enforcement.