Law enforcement memorials held third week in May

The Ramsey County Law Enforcement Memorial Day Ceremony to honor officers who gave their lives in the line of service will be held at noon Thursday, May 17 at the Maplewood Police Memorial, Maplewood City Hall, 1830 County Road B E., Maplewood. This is the inaugural ceremony honoring fallen Ramsey County peace officers, and eight suburban officers will be honored.

There will also be more events held throughout the week. On Monday, May 14 at 8 p.m. to Tuesday, May 15 at 8 p.m., there will be a State Capitol Memorial Vigil and Ceremony recognizing all fallen officers in the state. The Ramsey County Sheriff's Office vigil will begin on May 15 at 5 p.m.

There will also be a St. Paul Police Department Memorial Ceremony recognizing St. Paul's fallen officers on Wednesday, May 16.