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Remembering National Peace Officers’ Memorial Day
A proclamation issued by President John F. Kennedy in 1962 declared May 15 as National Peace Officers’ Memorial Day. In 1982, the Auxiliary initiated the first annual service to remember the line-of-duty deaths of those who serve the law enforcement profession. Approximately 125 people in attendance at Senate Park in Washington, D.C., listened as the keynote speaker, Assistant U.S. Attorney General Kenneth Starr, honored the memory of the 76 officers who lost their lives in the performance of...

National Fraternal Order of Police: 91 Police Officers Shot So Far This Year May 1, 2021
The FOP speaks out with facts about violence against police Read more here

Arizona Loses an Officer: Officer Chris Farrar – End of Watch Thursday, April 29, 2021
The Fraternal Order of Police Phoenix Lodge 2 offers our deepest condolences to Officer Farrar’s family and the members of our Law Enforcement family. As reported: Police Officer Chris Farrar was struck and killed by a vehicle during a vehicle pursuit of a stolen vehicle involving multiple agencies. Deputies with the Pinal County Sheriff's Office had initiated the pursuit of a known felon shortly after 10:00 pm. The driver of the vehicle fired shots and at the responding deputies before...

2021 Honor Run/Walk/ Row Honoring Phoenix Police Department Fallen Officers
On Thursday April 22nd, 2021 members of Phoenix Lodge 2 participated in the Phoenix Police Department Foundation honor walk to honor the 40 fallen Phoenix police officers. Members of lodge walked honoring the markers of Officer Patrick Briggs and Officer Wayne Scott. The funds are supporting the creation of a memorial at Police Headquarters. During the event which Lodge 2 took part in along 7th Street there were several citizens that showed their support. If you would like to participate with...

2021 Phoenix Police Officer Memorial
On April 28th, 2021, the city of Phoenix held the 9th annual Phoenix police officer memorial. This year the memorial was held virtually. The video could be seen on multiple social media platforms including the Phoenix police department's YouTube page. We invite you to take a moment and honor the 40 fallen Phoenix Police Officers by watching the video produced and the recorded ceremony by the Phoenix Police Department. Click here for Link: 2021 Fallen Phoenix Police Officer Memorial

Cops & Kids Event Fundraiser - Phone Solicitations
The Phoenix FOP Lodge 2 is currently in the process of making outgoing calls in an effort to raise funds for our upcoming Cops & Kids Back to School event. This message is to inform you that, should you receive a call from us asking to donate, this is a LEGITIMATE fundraiser. Funds that are raised through this campaign will directly benefit the Cops & Kids Back to School event as well as additional community programs at the F.O.P.’s discretion. For more inform...

NLEOM Candlelight Vigil to be Virtual
As you know, the National Fraternal Order of Police has sponsored the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial and several events during the week including the Candlelight Vigil, since inception. Although the FOP has no ill will towards any of the other national organizations that participate in honoring our heroes, the planning and expense is courtesy of the Grand Lodge and Concerns Of Police Survivors (COPS). This year's event has been changed to a virtual one and the fallen who should be h...