Police Week 2016

Posted: 09-May-2016

The Denver Police Museum unveiled a variety of activities in honor of Denver Police Week Monday May 9-16. Monday, May 9th, the Denver City Council will approve a proclamation honoring the seventy-one officers who have died in the line of duty. Attending tonight’s ceremony will be nearly fifty surviving family members of Denver Police Officers. Executive Director Stephanie O’Malley, Chief Robert White will join the families for the presentation of this historic proclamation. 

Council begins at 5:30pm in Council Chambers located at 1437 Bannock Street Denver, CO. Several Surviving family members will be available to the press.

City and County Building will be lit blue during National Police Week (May 15-22) in honor of all current and former officers.

Please check back daily for pictures and information about each day's events throughout this special week.

Monday, May 9th Civic Appreciation Day
5:30 pm City Council Proclamation honoring the Fallen officers & their families
Denver City & County Building, 1437 Bannock Street
City Council Chambers
6:45 pm Fallen Officer Surviving Family Dinner (Private Event)
Tuesday, May 10th Police Appreciation Day #1
11:00 am Fallen Officer Tribute Sign Dedication for Paul D. Wilson
Corner of 22nd and Decatur, Denver, CO
All Day Highland Tavern (formerly Coors Tavern)
3400 Navajo Street, Denver, CO
Food and drink specials for active officers all day
5-7:30 pm Dinner specials and viewing of Lee Marvin 1964 Denver Lawbreaker episode
Additional parking at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church (3549 Navajo Street, Denver)
Wednesday, May 11th Police Appreciation Day #2
11:00 am Fallen Officer Tribute Sign Dedication for Paul Lewis Major                 
Denver Public Library, 30 E. Bayaud, Denver, CO
Thursday, May, 12th Denver Police Memorial Day
8:30-9:45 am Denver Police Museum Reception
Art Dill Auditorium – 1331 Cherokee Street
10:00 am Denver Police Memorial Ceremony
1331 Cherokee Street Plaza
12:00 pm Retiree Appreciation Lunch
DPPA Building - 2105 Decatur
RSVP to denverpoliceweek2016@gmail.com or 720-913-6779
Corner of 22nd & Decatur, Denver, CO
6:30 doors open
7:30 showtime
Complimentary Comedy Works show - Landmark Greenwood Village
First responder plus guest RSVP to denverpolicemuseum@gmail.com
***Please consider dinner at Lucy’s Restaurant before - percent of proceeds to Denver Police Museum/Denver Police Officers Foundation***


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