Sun, 05/15/2022 - 12:01am to Sat, 05/21/2022 - 11:59pm

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy proclaimed May 15th as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the calendar week in which May 15 falls as National Police Week. Established by a joint resolution of Congress, National Police Week pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others. Sadly, there are over 22,000 names on the memorial walls in Washington, D.C