National Police Week 2009: Schedule of Events

       
Schedule of Events      
National Police Week recognizes the service and sacrifice of U.S. law enforcement and pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have sacrificed their lives for the safety and protection of others.

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May 11, 2009 (Monday)
11:00am — 30th Annual DC Area Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Service
Fraternal Order of Police DC Lodge #1 Auxiliary
Metropolitan Police Department Memorial Fountain, 300 Indiana Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
Contact: mirellaaux@gmail.com
May 12, 2009 (Tuesday)
2:00pm — Police Unity Tour Arrival Ceremony
More than 1,000 bicyclists will ride into the Memorial, completing a multi-day journey in honor of fallen officers.
Contact: Harry Phillips. 973-443-0030 or email: info@unitytour.com; or www.policeunitytour.com

7:00pm — 16th Annual TOP COPS Awards Ceremony
National Association of Police Organizations
Warner Theatre, 513 Thirteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC
Contact: Jill Sizelove (703) 549-0775
May 13, 2009 (Wednesday)
10:45am — 2nd Annual Interdenominational Christian Service for Law Enforcement Families
1National City Christian Church
#5 Thomas Circle, NW — Washington, DC
Contact: Sgt. Greg Boyle, cop-min-greg@hotmail.com

8:00pm — 21st Annual Candlelight Vigil
National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial
(202) 737-3400
It is advised that anyone attending take the Metro Red Line to Judiciary Square.
May 14, 2009 (Thursday)
8:15am — 10th Annual National Police Challenge 50-Kilometer Relay Race
U.S. Secret Service Employee Recreation Association
U.S. Secret Service Training Center, Laurel, MD
Contact: npc50@cox.net or www.secretservice.gov/npc50/

8:30am — Seventh Annual Steve Young Honor Guard Competition
Fraternal Order of Police Grand Lodge
John Marshall Park, between the Federal Court House and the Canadian Embassy.
Contact: Ken Roske via email: honorguard@policeweek.org or visit www.policeweekhonorguard.com

9:00am — Shomrim Society Kaddish Service
National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial
Contact: Major Jay Gruber, jgruber@umpd.umd.edu

9:00am to 4:30pm — National Police Survivors’ Conference
Concerns of Police Survivors
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center (Registration is Mandatory)
Contact: (573) 346-4911 or email: cops@nationalcops.org

4:30pm — 14th Annual Emerald Society & Pipeband March and Service
National Conference of Law Enforcement Emerald Societies, Inc.
Assemble at New Jersey Avenue & F Street, NW. Step-off promptly at 6:00 p.m.. March will proceed to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.
Contact: Mike Roe: 314/304-1915 or email: mjroe@slmpd.org

6:00pm — Concerns of Police Survivors 25th Anniversary Dinner
rand Hyatt Washington; 1000 H Street, NW Washington, DC
For tickets contact: (573) 346-4911 or www.nationalcops.org/anniversary.htm
May 15, 2009 (Friday)
28th Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Day Services
Grand Lodge, Fraternal Order of Police
Grand Lodge, Fraternal Order of Police Auxiliary
Noon West Front of the United States Capitol
Contact: www.policeweek.org

3:30pm — FOP/FOPA Wreathlaying Ceremony
National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial

5:15pm — Philadelphia P.D. Motorcycle Drill Team
First and O Streets, SE
Nationals v. Phillies Game
Contact: www.philadelphiahighwaypatrol.com
May 16, 2009 (Saturday)
9:00am — 3rd Annual National Police Week 5K
FBI Agents Association
FBI Washington Field Office, 601 4th Street, N.W., Washington, DC, one block east of the Judiciary Square Metro
Contact: www.nationalpoliceweek5K.com

9:00am to 4:30pm — National Police Survivors’ Conference
Concerns of Police Survivors
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center (Registration is Mandatory)
Contact: (573) 346-4911 or email: cops@nationalcops.org; 571-251-0755 or event@NationalPoliceWeek5K.com

11:00am — Philadelphia P.D. Motorcycle Drill Team
Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, between First and 3rd Streets
Contact: www.philadelphiahighwaypatrol.com
This schedule was provided by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. Events during National Police Week are organized by a number of different groups. The NLEOMF provides this schedule as a service to National Police Week participants and interested parties. The schedule is subject to change. Please contact individual event organizers to confirm all dates and times.