“To Remember Our Fallen Heroes”

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The Police & Peace Officers’ Memorial Ribbon Society is dedicated to remembering all Police and Peace Officers in Canada who have died while serving their communities.

When an Officer dies “in the line of duty”, protecting the peace and freedoms of this country, his or her death should be honoured nationally and not forgotten.

The Society’s blue and black Memorial Ribbon has become recognized across Canada as the national symbol of mourning for Police and Peace Officers. The Society is working to establish the Ribbon as an international symbol of mourning for fallen heroes.

The purpose of the Society, through this website, is to raise funds through donations and the sale of related merchandise so that the Society can continue its mission of assisting grieving families, helping to establish memorials and monuments, and providing scholarships to the children of fallen Police and Peace Officers.

Annual Memorial Ribbon Scholarship Golf Tournament – August 13, 2021

The Police and Peace Officers’ Memorial Ribbon Society’s annual fundraising golf tournament takes place at Westwood Plateau Golf & Country Club in Coquitlam, British Columbia on August 13, 2021. The goal of the golf tournament is to raise $25,000 towards supporting five children of fallen officers to attend a Canadian post-secondary school of their choosing.

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Most Recent Line Of Duty Deaths

Cst. Shelby Patton

June 12, 2021

Vehicle Incident

RCMP Saskatchewan

On the morning of Saturday June 12, while conducting a traffic stop, RCMP Constable Shelby Patton was struck and killed by the stolen vehicle. At approximately 7:45 AM on June 12 2021, 26-year-old ...

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Sgt. Andrew Harnett

December 31, 2020

Vehicle Incident

Calgary Police Service

On Thursday December 31, 2020, Calgary Police Sergeant Andrew Harnett was struck and killed by a vehicle fleeing a traffic stop. Late New Year’s Eve night, Sgt. Harnett, 37 years of age, was invo...

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Cst. Marc Hovingh

November 19, 2020

Gunshot

Ontario Provincial Police

On Thursday November 19, 2020 Ontario Provincial Police Constable Marc Hovingh was shot and killed while conducting an investigation in Gore Bay on Manitoulin Island. At approximately 12:30 P.M. Cs...

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