Date/Time of Release: 05/14/2013 - 08:20
Contact Person: Dwes Hutson
Contact Number: 541-440-4464
Subject: Peace Officer Memorial Day
Date/Time of Incident: 05/16/2013 - 09:00
Incident Location: Douglas County Courthouse, Roseburg, Oregon
Case Number: n/a
National Police Week is May 12 - 18, 2013.
Douglas County Law Enforcement Officers will participate locally in a memorial ceremony, held in honor of those who have given their lives in the performance of their duties.
Date: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Time: 0900 hours
Location: Douglas County Courthouse, front steps, 1036 SE Douglas Avenue, Roseburg, Oregon
Scheduled speakers include: Sheriff John Hanlin and Sutherlin Police Chief Kirk Sanfilippo.
Sheriff Hanlin states: "This is an important day to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice and to show respect to those who continue to serve and protect and put their lives on the line."
The ceremony will last about 30 minutes. The media and public are invited to attend.