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  • Remembering Emily Keyes

     

    On September 27, 2006, 16-year-old Emily Keyes was fatally shot at Platte Canyon High School in Bailey, Colorado, by a gunman who had entered her classroom.

    Remembering Emily Keyes Memorial RunOne year later, the law enforcement community joined forces with the I Love U Guys Foundation View exit disclaimer policy page for links to third-party websites. to remember Emily and to raise money for the foundation’s philanthropic efforts. On September 29, 2007, law enforcement officers from throughout the Rocky Mountain region converged on Bailey for a memorial run.

    The Jefferson County Regional SWAT team ran 38 miles from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, in Golden, to Bailey. SWAT team members ran legs of the trek along C-470 and Highway 285. Upon reaching Bailey, the SWAT team was joined by other law enforcement officers for the last 5 miles from the town of Bailey to Platte Canyon High School.

    The run raised more than $10,000 for the I Love U Guys Foundation.

    Last Updated: 4-13-2013