Pictured left to right: Sara Keller, McRuff and Destiny Beavers
Across the country on January 9th each year, citizens take the lead to show support on National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. Law Enforcement Officers of every rank and file have chosen a profession that puts their life on the line every day for their communities. They’ve answered a call to public service that is demanding and often unappreciated.
From local, state and federal, their duties command dedication. The jobs are often thankless and take them away from their families for long hours. Rarely do they know what their days have in store for them. Often law enforcement are the only paid emergency resource a community has. More often they work in coordination with other local, state, and federal organizations to make communities safer.
On National Law Enforcement Day, the Armed Forces Chamber has an opportunity to thank them for their service and offer a token of respect. Since 2018, the Armed Forces Chamber has participated in Nevada Law Enforcement Appreciation Day hosted at Police Memorial Park, located at 3250 North Metro Academy Way, Las Vegas, Nevada 89129.