They discover solace in exhausting work—the workplace is as busy as ever—and leaning on one another. Particular Agent Heather McPherson, who served with Alfin and Schwartzenberger on the dive workforce, stated instantly after their deaths, she solely discovered consolation in spending time with others on the dive workforce, who knew them in addition to she did.
“Our first dive job after the occasion occurred, the dearth of their presence was undoubtedly recognized. However all people being collectively and persevering with on collectively actually helps the therapeutic course of,” she stated.
As for Alfin and Schwartzenberger’s teammates on their violent crimes towards youngsters squad, they’re additionally leaning on one another and into the work.
“We misplaced coworkers, we misplaced buddies, however what the households misplaced is irreplaceable,” stated Supervisory Particular Agent Christina Bedford. “We attempt to keep in mind them, with the ceremonies that we did this week, to indicate the households that we’ll always remember. There’s simply nothing we are able to say or do to deliver them again. We are able to solely hope to hold on their legacy shifting ahead.”