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Riverside Officer Michael Crain Remembered

By Chris Alvarez, KESQ News Channel 3 & CBS Local 2 Sports Director, chris.alvarez@kesq.com
Published On: Feb 11 2013 07:52:59 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 11 2013 07:59:15 PM CST

Remembering Officer Michael Crain

PALM DESERT, Calif. -

Family and friends are mourning the death of Riverside Police Officer Michael Crain as the search for Christopher Dorner continues.
    
A Marine, Crain served two tours of duty in the Middle East.He also served 11 years with the Riverside Police Department. People who knew Officer Crain remember him having a big heart.

Crain is a Southern California native who lived in Beaumont and grew up in Redlands where he played football and graduated from Redlands High School in 1996.

He leaves behind a wife, a 10-year-old son and a 4-year-old daughter. Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at the Grove Community Church in Riverside.

Robert Webster -- who went to school and played football with Officer Crain -- works with us here at Gulf-California Broadcast Company.