The Santa Monica Police and Fire Departments gathered with residents and city officials on Saturday to commemorate September 11, 2001. The event included a flyby from LAFD helicopters, speeches by officials and the tolling of the bell for the fallen.

Speakers included:

Interim Chief Wolfgang Knabe

SMPD Captain Thomas McLaughlin

Mayor Sue Himmelrich

James Hanlon, retired FDNY

SMFD Chaplain Josh Young

SMFD Honor Guard Commander Robert Otani.