We are pleased to announce that the 2022 Texas Peace Officers Memorial we will be back on the grounds of the Texas Capitol. The Texas Peace Officers’ Memorial Committee has decided to combine the Candlelight Vigil and Memorial into a single event again this year.
The Candlelight Vigil/Police Memorial will take place on the evening of May 1st, 2022 on the north side of the Capitol in front of the Texas Peace Officers’ Memorial.
Memorial March – Honor Guard teams, the combined Pipe and Drum Corps, motorcycle officers, and bicycle officers will begin to line up in the 100 blk E. 4th Street at 5:00 pm to prepare for their march to the Capitol. Step off will be about 6:00 pm.
For those law enforcement officers who wish to participate, please click here for more detail and to register. After teams register they will be given further instructions. There will be parking near the Capitol for participants with buses to transport them down to the staging area off Congress Avenue.