Since 1970, Police Week has taken place in May to coincide with Peace Officers Memorial Day which is internationally recognized on May 15. This year, May 12 to 18 will be designated Police Week in Ontario. The provincial theme for 2019 is “Proudly Supporting Our Police/Fiers de Soutenir Notre Police”.
This Ministry of the Solicitor General led initiative, is an annual event that is focused on raising awareness about the great work of police services, and showcasing the diversity of roles across the profession.
The Police Week material that is currently available for police services can be accessed below: