50 SW kicks off National Police Week
/ Published May 12, 2015
SCHRIEVER AIRF ORCE -- In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15th as Peace Officers Memorial Day, and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. The Front Range Police week activities include a Cross Fit Team Challenge May 13 at the U.S. Air Force Academy, the Shoot House Challenge and Evans barbeque Bonanza at Peterson Air Force Base May 14, the Police Memorial 10 a.m. May 15 at Memorial Park, Colorado Springs, Colo., the Valor Run 9 a.m. May 16, and the Motorcycle Safety Day and Fallen Officer Ride 9 a.m. May 22, departing from Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station. For more information about the Front Range Police Week events or to register, please contact Staff Sgt. Crisalyn Allen at 567-5490.