National Police Remembrance Day 2018

National Police Remembrance Day

This year National Police Remembrance Day will be commemorated in all Australian police jurisdictions on Friday 28 September. An invitation is extended to current and former members of police organisations and the general public to attend Australia-wide services to honour those police who have lost their lives in the line of duty.

Queanbeyan and Canberra services

A dawn service will begin at Queanbeyan Police Station at 5.30am and those attending the evening service at the National Police Memorial (NPM) are asked to be in place by 4.15pm. The NPM is located in Kings Park, near the National Carillon.

Members of all Australian police jurisdictions will march to the NPM from AFP Headquarters prior to the service. Those wanting to participate in the march must arrive at AFP Headquarters on Kings Avenue, for briefing no later than 3.45pm for a 4.15pm step off.

National Police Remembrance Day 2017 marchEngraved touchstones will be added to the NPM this year for Western Australia Police Senior Constable and 12 officers from a variety of jurisdictions whose names are being added to the NPM based on historical research.

Event parking near the NPM service is accessible only from Constitution Avenue, Parkes.

Services throughout Australia

Consult the National Police Memorial website for details of services in state capital and regional centres throughout Australia or email [email protected].

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Visit the AFP Futures Centre

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