FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR FUNERALS FOR BRISTOL OFFICERS
The funeral for Bristol Police Lt. Dustin Demonte and Sgt. Alex Hamzy will take place on Friday, October 21, 2022, at Rentschler Field at Pratt and Whitney Stadium, 615 Silver Lane, East Hartford.
Members of the public who wish to attend are instructed to park in the GRAY or RED lots, as shown on the map. The public will enter through Gate C and D.
Items prohibited from the venue: bags (including purses), flowers, gifts, cameras.
Members of the media attending the funeral are instructed to bring gear to the truck bay near the tunnel entrance near Gate B for drop off, then proceed to the Bus/Employee lot for parking. A member of the CT State Police Media Relations Unit will be stationed at the truck bay. Members of the media are NOT permitted inside the venue, at the request of the families. There will be no interviews with family members or law enforcement; please respect these wishes. In addition, NO drones will be allowed to fly over the venue or the general vicinity.
Law enforcement attending the funeral are instructed to park in the BLUE lot, as shown on the map. Law enforcement may enter through Gate B. Law enforcement members are required to show official credentials.
Once the venue is filled, no others will be permitted admittance.
The funeral will be livestreamed at the following link: