"It's a brotherhood. It's not like any other job you're going to have. Guys are close. You form bonds that you wouldn't form in a different profession. When somebody's in need, we go, especially for a fallen officer and his kid," Detective Less Hamm told WNDU.
The SWAT team gave Dakota his own SWAT shirt and badge.
"He will definitely know his dad was a hero. Blood doesn't always make family and I think the blue family went above and beyond," Dakota's aunt, and his father's sister, Kelly Jones, told WTHI.