FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SLCPD Commemorates Fallen Officers During Police Weekend
SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department will commemorate the 25 fallen officers of the department’s history on Thursday, October 14th, at 2:00 p.m.
The ceremony is normally held in May in conjunction with National Police Week. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event was postponed until October.
The SLCPD is committed to preserving its history and commemorating officers who gave the ultimate sacrifice while serving the Salt Lake City community.
Department members and family members of the fallen officers will be attending the ceremony so we can honor their service and sacrifice to the capital city.
For information, please refer to the attached Fallen Officer Memorial Service program.
Fallen Officer family members, SLCPD Department members, and City officials
Fallen Officer Memorial Service
Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Salt Lake City Public Safety Building Outdoor Plaza, 475 S. 300 E., Salt Lake City, UT, 84111. Please note, 300 East will be closed to vehicle traffic.
SLCPD Chief Mike Brown giving remarks, Presentation of Colors, National Anthem, Roll Call of Fallen Officers, 21-Gun Salute, “Taps” performance, Bagpiper, Mayor Erin Mendenhall giving remarks
Public Relations Unit
475 South 300 East
PO Box 145497, SLC UT, 84114-5497