2016 Police Week Activities

Tom Kennedy


  • The Police Week Awards Ceremony Luncheon will be held on Monday, May 16, 2016, at 12 noon at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, located at 1200 Louisiana, to recognize officers and civilian employees for outstanding achievements. Since this event is a fundraiser, admittance is by invitation only.
  • Clergy leaders will hold a Day of Prayer at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at Police Headquarters, 1200 Travis.
  • The Annual Memorial Service will be held on Friday, May 20, 2016, at the Houston Police Officers’ Memorial site to honor those officers who have given their lives in the line of duty. The Procession down Memorial Drive will begin at 7 p.m. The candlelight vigil will include the placing of a wreath on the Memorial, a roll call of deceased officers, a 21-gun salute, the playing of TAPS, and a fly-over by HPD police helicopters.
  • The Houston Police Training Division, located at 17000 Aldine Westfield, will be conducting free tours of the facility. These tours will begin with an orientation at 9:45 a.m. and conclude at 1 p.m., Monday, May 16, 2016, through Friday, May 20, 2016. Tours must be pre-scheduled via email at HPDMuseum@houstonpolice.org and must include the approximate number of attendees, grade(s), contact person, and school district information.