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Newspaper article about Robert DeLaLuz's retirement, from the July 2001 El Hispano News.  Titled  "Primer Sargento Hispano se retira".

Robert DeLaLuz, a Holland resident, served with the Holland Police Department from 1972-2001. During that time he worked the road, served as detective and ran the West Michigan Enforcement Team.

In 1989, he earned the rank of sergeant, becoming the first Hispanic sergeant in the history of the force.
Gift of
DeLaLuz, Robert and Yrene