72nd Security Forces, National Police Week

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  • By Senior Airman Alizah Nelson
  • 72nd Security Forces Squadron

The 72nd Security Forces Squadron will be hosting a sequence of events throughout the week of May 16-20 to honor and commemorate all the local and base law enforcement fallen officers.

National Police week honors all who gave the ultimate sacrifice on the line of duty to protect their country. As law enforcement members we are sworn to protect and serve. As a part of that, the 72nd Security Forces Squadron would like to invite the Tinker community to participate in the paying their respect to all our brothers and sisters in arms who have given their lives to protect.

Schedule of Events:

Monday, May 16th


Location: 72nd Air Base Wing Headquarters

Time: 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.

Guest Speaker: Oklahoma City Sheriff Tommie Johnson III

Monday-Tuesday, May 16th -17th

24 Hour Ruck

Time: 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m

Location: Base Track

The ruck will be completed in increments of 30 minutes each. When you sign up you can you will submit a name along with the time you would like to ruck.

If you would like to participate email Christian.Cadavid@us.af.mil

Tuesday, May 17th

Shooting Competition

** Open to Active Duty & Reserve only **

Location: Combat Arms Training & Maintenance Bldg. 1050 Rapcon Rd.

Time: Will be given upon registration

Participate in this year’s Marksmanship competition the 72d Security Forces Combat Arms Shooting Range. To be eligible to participate you must be active duty and reserve. The top 10% winners will receive an official EIC medal.

We are accepting up to 100 competitors and will be firing the M18. To register, email Jessenia.Mcknight@us.af.mil with Last, First MI, Unit, & Contact Number or David.Dansby@us.af.mil.

Wednesday, May 18th

Fallen Officer Memorial

Location: Tinker Chapel Bldg. 6170 Arnold Street.

Time: 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 19th

Police Week Bowling Tournament  

Location: Tinker Bowling Lanes

Time: 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Join in a 5 man bowling team and hit some strikes. Pricing: $15 per person. All money payments will be collected the day of the event.

To register a team send the name of all team members to, Kody.Barger@us.af.mil.

Friday, May 20th

Police Week Golf tournament  

Location: Tinker Golf Course

Time: Lunch will be at 11:00 a.m. and the tournament will start at 12:00 p.m.

Bring your best 4 man team and get a whole in one at the Tinker Golf Course. Pricing: $60 per person. All money payments will be collected on the day of the event. Lunch will be served at 1100am, T off will start at 1200.

To register a team send the names of team members to Merle.Norman@us.af.mil.


Saturday, May 21st

Static Display

Location: Base Exchange Parking lot

Time: 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

This display will include multiple outside law enforcement agencies such as FBI, Moore Police Department OSI and many more.

Free to all who have base access.