Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Wayne Ivey Recognizes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
By Wayne Ivey, Brevard Sheriff // January 17, 2022
MLK Day is a federal holiday in the United States
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Today, as America pauses to honor the everlasting memory and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we are reminded of his incredible courage and perseverance as he strived for equality and to forever positively changed race relations in America.
As Dr. King once said…”the ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
Without question, Dr. King stood strong as he created change in our society that has laid the foundation for generations to come while leaving behind a legacy of positive influence that is forever etched in our hearts and the future of our great nation!