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'Top Cop Game' to honor two slain Massachusetts police officers

After Auburn, Mass., police officer Ron Tarentino was fatally shot during a traffic stop in 2016, the town’s high school football team designated its first home game of the season as a “Top Cop Game” honoring the officer and his family.
That turned out to be quite the theatrics. More than 5,000 fans turned out as a parade of police officers and bagpipers took the field pre-game and Tarentino’s wife was surprised by a visit from his son, who was flown home from his U.S