The Tipton County Sheriff’s Office peace officer’s memorial service will be held on Wednesday, 18 May 2015 at 12:00 PM at the Criminal Justice Center, located at 1801 S. College Street in Covington, Tennessee. The memorial service will honor local law enforcement officers who have given the ultimate sacrifice. Representatives from federal, state and local law enforcement agencies and emergency services personnel will be attending. The general public is invited.
Our memorial service is being held in conjunction with National Police Week slated for May 15th through May 21st. By Presidential Order, all American flags are to be flown at half-staff on May 15th, which has been recognized as Peace Officers Memorial Day.
The service is scheduled to last approximately one hour. There will be a section for any representatives of the media to record or photograph the service. At the conclusion of the service we will be serving lunch for those in attendance.