ARLINGTON, Va. – The Arlington County Police Department and the Arlington County Sheriff’s Office will gather to honor and pay tribute to the memory of the seven law enforcement officers of Arlington County who gave their lives in service to our community. This solemn ceremony is held each year ahead of National Police Week which recognizes those law enforcement officers throughout the United States who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others and provides support to their survivors.
Observance of Peace Officers Memorial Day
To protect and serve was their oath, to honor them is our duty. Members of the public and the media are invited to participate in the Observance of Peace Officers Memorial Day.
Date: Friday, May 10, 2019
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Location: Arlington County Justice Center Plaza located at 1425 North Courthouse Road
Road Closure: North Courthouse Road will be closed between 14th Street N. and 15th Street N. from approximately 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. to accommodate the event.