Jackson, MS......Saturday, April 13, 2013. On the campus of Jackson State University at the Lee E. Williams Athletic and Assembly Center. The Jackson Police Department, Officers from Vicksburg, Pearl, all over the state of Mississippi. Officers from Memphis,TN, Chicago,IL, New York came to pay respect to fallen Detective Eric T. Smith. Eric T. Smith was a Callaway High graduate of the class of 1990. I was a 1989 Callaway graduate. He was a great friend and loved his job, his duties, his family, served in the Marine Corp and fan of the New Orlean Saints football team. Detective Smith served with the Jackson Police Department for 18 years. Detective Smith's end of watch was on Thursday, April 4, 2013 in the line of duty.