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June 24, 2018: 10th Annual Cops Ride

The 10th Annual Cops Ride is Sunday, June 24. The ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Police Memorial at West 3rd and Lakeside and the processional ride begins at 11 a.m. to Lake Erie Harley Davidson for food and entertainment.

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Remembering Our Fallen… May

Remembering officers who have died in Mays past…. we have their stories from the oldest fatality, Patrolman Michael Kick d. May 5, 1875, to the most recent, Investigator Jason D. West, who died in 2007. Patrolman Michael Kick, d. May 5, 1875 A gang of six, recently arriving from out of town had taken upRead More

33rd Annual Memorial Commemoration

Updated Information – 33rd Annual Police Memorial Commemoration (May 17-20, 2018)

The Police Memorial Society sponsors the 33rd Annual Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial Society Commemoration in conjunction with National Police Week and Peace Officers Memorial Day on May 17-20, 2018. Public events include a parade down Lakeside Avenue (“Police Memorial Way”) followed by a commemorative service at the Peace Officers Memorial. The premier event isRead More

May 2018 Promise Newsletter

The Promise is chock full of articles recapping the outcome of events and news items of interest and inspiration.

Remembering Our Fallen… March

Remembering officers who have died in Marches past…. we have their stories from the oldest fatality, Patrolman William P. Armstrong, d. March 9, 1919, to the most recent, Patrol Officer James Kerstetter, who died in 2010. Patrolman William P. Armstrong, d. March 9, 1919 Patrolman William P. Armstrong, was appointed to the Cleveland Police DepartmentRead More