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Police Memorials
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Description:
This category is in commemoration to all law enforcement personnel who have lost their lives in the line of duty. This category is for marking all police, law enforcement, peace officer, and corrections officer memorials worldwide.
Expanded Description:

Law enforcement work can be one of most dangerous in the world. They risk their lives and health every day for the safety and protection of citizens. They help people through hard times and take ridicule from the disrespectful. It takes a very special person to be in law enforcement.

Here are links to just a few of the many memorials in the world:
Port Authority
The National Police Memorial dedicated to police officers of the United Kingdom
Canadian Police and Peace Officer's Memorial
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Memorial
Australian National Police Memorial
Baltimore Police Memorial
American Police Hall of Fame Memorial
Missouri Memorial
Macomb City Police Memorial
Hagerstown Police Memorial
Henrico County Police Memorial

 

Instructions for Posting a Police Memorials Waymark:

Marks accepted for this category are all memorials dedicated to fallen law/peace enforcement officers. The memorial must be stationary and permanent. Stationary means the memorial does not move to different locations. A memorial with moving parts is accepted.

It can include plaques mounted to vertical and horizontal structures. It can also include a memorial dedicated to multiple categories of employment as long as a law enforcement officer is listed as part of the memorial and was serving in the line of duty during the incident.

Memorial roadways, bridges, and other infrastructure are also accepted. Since memorial roadways can be very long, multiple marks are permitted for the same roadway as long as the coordinates and default pictures are taken at or near the memorial sign/monument.

Write details about the purpose of this memorial in your description.

Include any links to websites that have information about the memorial.

Naming requirements:
- Use the name of the memorial as the name of the waymark. Keep it as close to the original name as possible.

Photographing requirements:

  • At least one non-copyrighted photo (a picture taken by yourself) of the memorial is required for the default image. Post pictures of the surrounding area if they include any other plaques or monuments pertaining to this one. Other photos of the surrounding area are encouraged.
  • Include clear photographs of any plaques pertaining to this memorial so that others can read what it says.
  • Clear, good resolution photographs are required.

 

Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:

Please submit a photo(s) taken by you of your visit to the location (non-copyrighted photos only). GPS photos are also accepted with the location in the background, and old vacation photos are accepted. If you are not able to provide a photo, then please describe your visit or give a story about the visit.

 

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  • List if there are any visiting hours
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Image for Bakersfield Police Memorial - Bakersfield, CAview gallery

NWNW24.9 km

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Police MemorialsBakersfield Police Memorial - Bakersfield, CA

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A memorial in front of the police department in Bakersfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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SS105.6 km

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Police MemorialsThe Secret Service - Simi Valley, CA

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A memorial in the hanger that houses Air Force One.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 7/18/2015

last visited: 12/8/2018

Image for San Fernando Police Department Memorial - San Fernando, CAview gallery

SS109.1 km

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Police MemorialsSan Fernando Police Department Memorial - San Fernando, CA

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A police memorial outside of the police headquarters in San Fernando.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/14/2010

last visited: never

Image for Police Memorial  at Headquarters  -  Burbank, CAview gallery

SESE123.9 km

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Police MemorialsPolice Memorial at Headquarters - Burbank, CA

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This impressive memorial is a tribute to police officers and firefighters, located in front of the massive Headquarters building in the heart of the city of Burbank, California. The sculpture, "The Guardians" by Sheila Cavalluzzi placed Jan. 9, 1988.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: California

date approved: 6/5/2007

last visited: 10/18/2010

Image for LAPD Police Memorial - Los Angeles, CAview gallery

SS131.2 km

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Police MemorialsLAPD Police Memorial - Los Angeles, CA

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Police memorial on the Hollywood walk of fame.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/21/2008

last visited: 2/20/2017

Image for Police Department Memorial -  Pasadena, CAview gallery

SESE133.7 km

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Police MemorialsPolice Department Memorial - Pasadena, CA

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Memorial plaques on display at the Police Department in Pasadena, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: California

date approved: 2/15/2008

last visited: 5/2/2013

Image for Edward E Reed Jr. - Los Angeles, CAview gallery

SESE139.7 km

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Police MemorialsEdward E Reed Jr. - Los Angeles, CA

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A plaque dedicated to Edward E Reed Jr.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/14/2010

last visited: never

Image for El Monte Police Memorial - El Monte, CAview gallery

SESE146.5 km

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Police MemorialsEl Monte Police Memorial - El Monte, CA

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A memorial in front of the El Monte police department.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/14/2010

last visited: never

Image for West Covina Police Memorial - West Covina, CAview gallery

SESE150.8 km

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Police MemorialsWest Covina Police Memorial - West Covina, CA

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This police memorial is located in front of the West Covina police department headquarters.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/20/2010

last visited: 10/20/2016

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SESE155.6 km

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Police MemorialsThe Final Salute - Whittier, CA

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The Whittier Police Memorial is located in front of the Whittier Police Station, located at 13200 Penn St., Whittier, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Merlin-N-Mim

location: California

date approved: 10/23/2011

last visited: never

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