Photos: Officers Place Flowers on the Parapets to Mark National Peace Officers Memorial Day

Photos: Officers Place Flowers on the Parapets to Mark National Peace Officers Memorial Day

A member of the PAPD places flowers on the parapet Monday. Photo by Jin Lee

Members of the New York City Police Department and the Port Authority Police Department placed flowers Monday morning on the 9/11 Memorial bronze parapets on the names of officers killed on 9/11.  

The fallen officers were honored as part of National Peace Officers Memorial Day, which was established by President John F. Kennedy in 1962 to recognize the sacrifices made by law enforcement officers.  

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