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Buckley celebrates National Police Week

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. --  James Flammia, 460th Security Forces Squadron, holds up a pair of "fatal vision" goggles during National Police Week here May 14. Fatal vision goggles distort the view of the wearer to simulate impaired vision caused by alcohol or drugs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- James Flammia, 460th Security Forces Squadron, holds up a pair of "fatal vision" goggles during National Police Week here May 14. Fatal vision goggles distort the view of the wearer to simulate impaired vision caused by alcohol or drugs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Airman 1st Class Acquah Hill, 460th Security Forces Squadron, demonstrates the effects of alcohol and drug use by wearing "fatal vision" goggles during National Police Week here, May 14. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Airman 1st Class Acquah Hill, 460th Security Forces Squadron, demonstrates the effects of alcohol and drug use by wearing "fatal vision" goggles during National Police Week here, May 14. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Elizabeth Noethlich, daughter of Summer Noethlich, gets her face painted by Staff Sgt. Nichole Gladkowski, 460th Security Forces Squadron, during National Police Week, May 14. National Police Week falls on the week of May 15, Peace Officers Memorial Day. National Police Week is a time to honor fallen defenders and for many police-to-community outreach programs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Elizabeth Noethlich, daughter of Summer Noethlich, gets her face painted by Staff Sgt. Nichole Gladkowski, 460th Security Forces Squadron, during National Police Week, May 14. National Police Week falls on the week of May 15, Peace Officers Memorial Day. National Police Week is a time to honor fallen defenders and for many police-to-community outreach programs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. --  Colonel Clint Crosier, 460th Space Wing commander, talks about the dangers of drinking and driving after donning a pair of "fatal vision" goggles, May 14. Fatal Vision goggles simulate vision impaired by the effects of alcohol consumption. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Colonel Clint Crosier, 460th Space Wing commander, talks about the dangers of drinking and driving after donning a pair of "fatal vision" goggles, May 14. Fatal Vision goggles simulate vision impaired by the effects of alcohol consumption. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. --  Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Shrank, 460th Security Forces Squadron Combat Arms, assists Heather Grover with an M-24 sniper rifle on display here during National Police Week, May 14. In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed into law that May 15th be Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week of the 15th be known as National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Shrank, 460th Security Forces Squadron Combat Arms, assists Heather Grover with an M-24 sniper rifle on display here during National Police Week, May 14. In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed into law that May 15th be Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week of the 15th be known as National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kathrine McDowell)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Staff Sgt. Charles Dalton, 460th Security Forces Squadron, and Buck, 460th SFS military working dog, demonstrate takedown procedures on Staff Sgt. Nicole Gladkowski, 460th SFS, May 13. Buck is one of six MWDs at Buckley. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Manisha Vasquez)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Staff Sgt. Charles Dalton, 460th Security Forces Squadron, and Buck, 460th SFS military working dog, demonstrate takedown procedures on Staff Sgt. Nicole Gladkowski, 460th SFS, May 13. Buck is one of six MWDs at Buckley. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Manisha Vasquez)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.-- Tech. Sgt. Edward Canell, 460th Security Forces Squadron, speaks to members of Team Buckley at the K9 demonstration at May 13 in support of National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Manisha Vasquez)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.-- Tech. Sgt. Edward Canell, 460th Security Forces Squadron, speaks to members of Team Buckley at the K9 demonstration at May 13 in support of National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Manisha Vasquez)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Staff Sgt. Charles Dalton, 460th Security Forces Squadron, and Buck, 460th SFS military working dog, demonstrate suspect takedown procedures on Staff Sgt. Nicole Gladkowski, 460th SFS, May 13. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Manisha Vasquez)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Staff Sgt. Charles Dalton, 460th Security Forces Squadron, and Buck, 460th SFS military working dog, demonstrate suspect takedown procedures on Staff Sgt. Nicole Gladkowski, 460th SFS, May 13. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Manisha Vasquez)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.-- Staff Sgt. Charles Dalton introduces Mario Romero and daughter Kayla to Buckley's military working dogs May 13 during National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Manisha Vasquez)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.-- Staff Sgt. Charles Dalton introduces Mario Romero and daughter Kayla to Buckley's military working dogs May 13 during National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Manisha Vasquez)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- The 460th Security Forces Squadron led Team Buckley in celebrating National Police Week May 10 - May 14.

The week began with a retreat ceremony in honor of fallen police officers, both military and civilian. A fun run May 13 was followed by a prayer breakfast May 12 and May 13 showcased a military working dog demonstration at the 460th SFS kennels.

The celebration culminated in a multifaceted event May 14 at the Base Exchange, featuring a static display, weapons display, bike rodeo, DUI simulation, camouflage face painting for children and a visit by McGruff the Crime Dog.
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