Thursday, May 1, 2008
Memorial Ceremony to Honor LAPD Officers Who Made the Ultimate SacrificeWhat:
Annual Police Week Memorial Ceremony
Monday, May 5, 2008
Los Angeles Police Academy in Elysian Park
1880 North Academy Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Motor officers will direct the media to park on the west side curb of Academy Road.
Chief William J. Bratton
LAPD Command Staff
Family Members of Fallen Officers
The rank and file of the Los Angeles Police Department, the community and family members of fallen officers will join together to honor LAPD Officers killed in the line of duty. Included in the formal Memorial Ceremony will be the "Walk of Heroes" procession, a twenty-one rifle volley, the "missing man" formation helicopter fly-over and the symbolic sounds of bagpipers playing Amazing Grace and buglers playing Taps.