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AFSCME members around the country work hard to keep our families and communities safe – patrolling our streets, securing our airports and enforcing our laws. As uniformed officers and civilian law enforcement workers in states, counties and cities, at educational institutions and other areas, we proudly serve and protect every day.
United By Light
Candlelight Vigil National Police Week is May 14 - May 20, 2017, with the 29th Annual Candlelight Vigil taking place on Saturday, May 13, on the National Mall. The names of 394 officers being added to the Memorial (143 killed in 2016 and 251 from previous years) will be formally dedicated at the Vigil.
View the Roll Call of fallen officers being honored in 2017.
Light a candle or register to watch the Vigil online on May 13.
AFSCME’s Commitment AFSCME is committed to servicing Law Enforcement officers around the country. Currently, AFSCME represents over 100,000 public safety personnel including police, correction, fire and EMS workers.
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