Photos: Law Enforcement, Family, Friends Gather to Remember Sgt. Ron Helus

Memorial services were held Thursday for Ventura County Sheriff's Sgt. Ron Helus. Helus, 54, was killed during the mass shooting at Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks on Nov. 7. He was a 29-year veteran of the department.

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Ventura County Sheriff Biull Ayub addressing the crowd attending the memorial service for Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus at Calvary Community Church in Westlake Village, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Sgt. Helus was one of twelve victims of the Borderline Bar & Grill mass shooting in Thousand Oaks last week. (Al Seib /Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool)
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Sergeant Ron Helus, a 29-year veteran, was one of the responders to the scene of the Thousand Oaks bar shooting who died at the scene.
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Firefighters help raise an American flag honor of Sgt. Ron Helus at The Calvary Community Church for memorial service in his honor on November 15, 2018 in Westlake, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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Deputy David Clarke, of Orange County, salutes an American flag being raised in honor of Sgt. Ron Helus at The Calvary Community Church for his memorial service on November 15, 2018 in Westlake, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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Police officers salute as the body of Ventura County Sheriff's Sgt. Ron Helus is carried into the Calvary Community Church Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Westlake Village, Calif. Helus was fatally shot while responding to a mass shooting at a country music bar in Southern California. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, Pool)
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Law enforcement personnel stand at attention during a memorial service for Ventura County Sheriff's Sgt. Ron Helus at the Calvary Community Church Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Westlake Village, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, Pool)
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A family photo during a video montage of Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus with his wife Karen years ago during Memorial service for Sgt. Helus at Calvary Community Church on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was one of twelve victims of the Borderline Bar & Grill mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)
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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti tweeted a photo from inside the memorial service on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. "Honoring the life and memory of Sergeant Ron Helus, a hero whose courage and sacrifice will never be forgotten. L.A. stands with Thousand Oaks. #TOstrong," he wrote.
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Four Seasons employees watch the funeral on a cell phone of Sgt. Ron Helus, who was killed Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in a deadly shooting at a country music bar, the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., during his memorial service at The Calvary Community Church, on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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The casket with the body of Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus is carried out after a memorial service for Sgt. Helus at Calvary Community Church on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was one of twelve victims of the Borderline Bar & Grill mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)
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Gary Morse cries as he watches the procession carrying the coffin of Sgt. Ron Helus, who was killed Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in a deadly shooting at a country music bar, the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., following his memorial service at The Calvary Community Church, on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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Santa Ana Police Officers leave the service of Sgt. Ron Helus, who was killed Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in a deadly shooting at a country music bar, the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., following his memorial service at The Calvary Community Church, on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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The casket with the body of Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus is carried out after a memorial service for Sgt. Helus at Calvary Community Church on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was one of twelve victims of the Borderline Bar & Grill mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)
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The casket with the body of Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus is carried out after a memorial service for Sgt. Helus at Calvary Community Church on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was one of twelve victims of the Borderline Bar & Grill mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)
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Police Officers stand along the procession line in honour of Sgt. Ron Helus, who was killed Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in a deadly shooting at a country music bar, the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., during his memorial service at The Calvary Community Church, on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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Four Seasons employee, Debbie Nguyen, salutes the procession for Sgt. Ron Helus, who was killed Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in a deadly shooting at a country music bar, the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., during his memorial service at The Calvary Community Church, on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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Four Seasons employees, and others, stand along the procession line in honour of Sgt. Ron Helus, who was killed Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in a deadly shooting at a country music bar, the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., during his memorial service at The Calvary Community Church, on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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Police Officers stand along the procession line in honour of Sgt. Ron Helus, who was killed Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in a deadly shooting at a country music bar, the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., during his memorial service at The Calvary Community Church, on November 15, 2018 in Westlake Village, California. Sgt. Helus was killed in a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on November 7. (Photo by Barbara Davidson/Getty Images)
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Law enforcement personnel salute as the casket of Ventura County Sheriff's Sgt. Ron Helus is carried out after a memorial service in Helus' honor at the Calvary Community Church Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Westlake Village, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, Pool)
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