Peter Jerving fundraisers; Milwaukee officer killed in line of duty

Milwaukee Police Officer Peter Jerving (Courtesy: Mary Lynn Ellis)

Milwaukee Police Officer Peter Jerving died after he was shot early Tuesday, Feb. 7, during a struggle after chasing a robbery suspect. Multiple fundraisers are taking place in support of Officer Jerving and his family.

Officer Jerving fundraiser, Kelly's Bleachers Wind Lake volleyball event

A friend who recently got to know Milwaukee Police Officer Peter Jerving has helped organize a fundraiser for his family.

The event starts at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10 at Kelly's Bleachers in Wind Lake, with music and volleyball. All proceeds will benefit Officer Jerving's family.

A page has been set up to support Officer Jerving's long-time partner, Megan.

Town of Sheboygan Fire Department - Fill The Boot Collection

Sheboygan Fire Department will have members at Kwik Trip on County Road J this Sunday, Feb. 12 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Officers will be doing a fill-the-boot collection for Officer Jerving, with all funds going directly to his memorial.

The Valley Inn Pizza Fundraiser 

The Valley Inn will hold a Pizza Fundraiser Tuesday, February 21 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. All proceeds from pizzas will be donated to Officer Jerving's family. Eat in or take out, (baked or unbaked). Pre-orders would be greatly appreciated. Contact Barb at 414-344-1158.