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December 27th

4 lanes wide and 6 blocks long. Law enforcement officers from all over the state and beyond are paying their respect to Deputy Vu Nguyen and his family for paying the ultimate sacrafice.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Police officers, friends and family crowded into the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament on Thursday for the funeral of slain Sacramento County Deputy Vu Nguyen.

Nguyen was killed Dec. 19 while on duty in south Sacramento.

Nguyen's casket, draped with an American flag, was carried into the cathedral prior to the service as many officers watched.