The Local NEWS Network offers our condolences to the friends and family of Sgt. Michael Moran, and to the City of Cortez and the Cortez Police Department.
The Local News Network offers our condolences to the friends and familyof Sgt. Michael Moran. According to a press release from the City of Cortez,Sgt. Moran served his country as a Marine for nine years, including two toursin Iraq. Sgt. Moran joined the Cortez Police Department in 2012, and rosethrough the ranks, becoming a K-9 handler in 2016 with canine partner Otto, whoserved by his side until retiring in 2020. Sgt. Moran will be remembered by hisfellow officers for his dedication and sense of humor.