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Independence Day!
fraternal Order of Police Phoenix Lodge 2 wishes all of you a very safe and wonderful 4th of July. America is the Land of the Free, because of the Brave.  That was true 239 years ago, when our Founding Fathers risked their lives and fortune by declaring our independence and continues today. To all our First Responders, Military and Health Care personnel who are working to keep us all safe, know that we are thankful for your service and celebrate your dedication!

Remembering Those Who Have Fallen
Lodge 2 takes this time to Remember and Honor those who have given the ultimate sacrifice for all of us!

Phoenix Police Remembers Sergeant Wheeler and Officer Aker
Phoenix Police Department lost Sergeant Tim Wheeler and Officer Mark Aker. Last week both were laid to rest. Please see a brief tribute created and released by the Phoenix Police Department in the memory of each. Sergeant Tim Wheeler     Officer Mark Aker

Service Information for Mark Aker
Information has been released for the services for  Officer Mark Aker #5884 who passed away from a medical event on May 10, 2023 while on duty. Viewing: Tuesday, May 23, 2023 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (Public viewing) Hansen’s Desert Hills Mortuary and Cemetery 6500 E Bell Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254 Funeral: Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. Honors to follow outside, shortly after the conclusion of the funeral ceremony Christ’s Church of the Valley - Surprise...

Phoenix Police Officer Mark Aker Dies On-Duty medical event
Phoenix Police We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Officer Mark Aker who passed away from a medical event on-duty on May 10, 2023. He joined the department in 1994 and was assigned to the Maryvale Estrella Mountain Precinct. It with a heavy heart Lodge 2 expresses our support for his family and fellow officers. This comes only a day after Sgt. Tim Wheeler died at his home having suffered a medical crisis. Wheeler joined the department in 2007.  Both left behind family, ou...

Statement From Phoenix FOP Lodge 2 on April 30th Line of Duty Assault
On the night of April 30th, a Phoenix Police officer responding to a domestic violence report near Central Avenue and Thomas Road was attacked and severely beaten by the suspect, 24-year-old Rudy Gomez. The officer – who remains hospitalized in serious, but stable condition post-surgery – suffered multiple injuries after being repeatedly punched and stomped, including fractured eye sockets, lacerations to his forehead and the back of his head, a fractured septum and a fractured nasal bone. ...

49th Arizona Peace Officers Memorial
On Monday, May 1, 2023 the Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Board will pay tribute to the peace officers who, in the past year, made the ultimate sacrifice. Please join us in honoring these fallen heroes and all of Arizona’s peace officers who have lost their lives while protecting Arizona. The memorial service will begin with the procession at 7:00 P.M.  Officers honored at the 2023 ceremony: Detective Jason H. SouthardTucson Police DepartmentEnd of Watch: November 26, 2021Officer Je...