On average, a police officer is killed in the line of duty every 60 hours. Tulare County has a memorial monument and ceremony to honor these officers every year in the week before National Police Week. Sacramento also hosts a memorial to honor all fallen law enforcement from the state. During National Police Week, a memorial is held in Washington D.C.
To read more about these memorials, and the fallen officers of Tulare County, please click on the links for each memorial.