National Police Remembrance Day - September 29
Thu, Sep 29, 2022

National Police Remembrance Day

National Police Remembrance Day is celebrated annually on September 29, on this day, many Americans put their lives on pause and remember the police officers who died over the past year. The event is present in the calendar of Australia, Samoa, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, and the Solomon Islands.


Police officers perform an important function in society – maintain order, protect the population from criminals. You can build a different career in the police, but in any case it will be quite dangerous, of course, the degree of danger is different. An officer risks his life more often than a human resources specialist. Being a police officer is not responsible and dangerous, unfortunately, some employees do not live to old age, because they die in the line of duty. As police officers keep the peace in society, we have a duty to thank them and express admiration for their courage.

Interesting Facts

  • Police officers are present in all areas of the United States to maintain law and order, protect people’s lives and their property.
  • National Police Remembrance Day was first celebrated in 1989.
  • The first police force in Australia was founded by Governor Arthur Phillip in the second half of the 18th century to guard and protect Sydney.
  • Various events are held on this day, such as bike rides.
  • Before taking up their duties, police officers undergo comprehensive training.

How to celebrate

The event was created to remember and honor the police officers who died. Also be sure to express gratitude to the police officers for their work and courage. Visit events that are held in honor of the holiday. Share information on social networks and encourage people to thank the police – believe me, this motivates you to continue serving for the good of society.

When is National Police Remembrance Day in 2022?

National Police Remembrance Day is observed on September 29 each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Thursday September 29 2022
Friday September 29 2023
Sunday September 29 2024
Monday September 29 2025
Tuesday September 29 2026

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