Appleton Police to Participate In National Police Week Activities

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy named May 15th as National Peace Officers Memorial Day.  The calendar week the day falls in was designated as National Police Week.  This year, the week recognizing those who have sacrificed for the good of others is May 10, 2015, to May 16, 2015.   

Screen Shot 2015-05-09 at 1.30.35 PMThe Appleton Police Department will be holding the following events in conjunction with National Police Week:

Monday, May 11, 2015 – Flag raising ceremony at the entry doors of the Appleton Police Department (222 S. Walnut Street) – 8:30 AM

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – Police vehicle display and Appleton Police Explorer’s brat fry at the Houdini Plaza.   In addition to a large number of police vehicles, the Coast Guard will have a boat on display. During the event, a limited number of bicycle helmets, courtesy of the Heaney Family Fund within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, will be available. Individuals wanting a helmet must bring their child(ren) to the event to be properly fitted. – 10:00 AM until 1:30 PM

Published by


There's so much to like about Downtown Appleton. Thanks to its 60+ distinctive shops ... 50+ casual, fine dining and ethnic restaurants... nearly 30 pubs, clubs and live music hot spots ... a leading performing arts center and world-class visual arts gallery ... family-friendly activities and attractions ... a variety of coffee shops and gathering places ... PLUS Northeast Wisconsin's best events, Downtown Appleton is a favorite destination for many -- and it just keeps getting better and better!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s