Heroes Behind The Badge – Sacrifice & Survival
Stories of those who laid down their lives and those struggling to recover
Memorial Recognized in 2012 Excellence in Development Design Awards
Congratulations to Cox, Kliewer & Company, P.C. and the other organizations involved. Thank you for all of your hard work!
Civic Service Award - Award of Merit
Cox, Kliewer & Company, P.C.
Project - Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Memorial
Owner - City of Virginia Beach
Developer - Virginia Beach Police Foundation
Architect - Cox, Kliewer & Company, P.C.
Landscape Architect - WPL
Civil Engineer - WPL
Electrical Engineer - William E. Dashiell, PE
Structural Engineer - Speight, Marshall & Francis, P.C.
Contractor - MEB General Contractors
Click here to read more about the award as well as the program.
NLEOM CEO Visits VBPF Memorial
Chairman of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund visits the Virginia Beach Police Foundation Memorial.
Memorial Dedication Video
The Virginia Beach Police Foundation dedicated the Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Memorial Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. The dedication took place at 35th Street on the Boardwalk. Fourteen fallen officers' names are on the memorial.
Memorial to fallen officers has surprising power
By Kerry Dougherty
© August 22, 2012
Like many Virginia Beach locals, I avoid the Boardwalk in summer.
For three months every year, we cede this slice of the Oceanfront to visitors slathered in suntan lotion.
We return after Labor Day, when the danger of being flattened by a runaway surrey is reduced.