Hanscom Air Force Base   Right Corner Banner
Join the Air Force

News > 66th Security Forces Squadron to host annual Police Week May activities
66th Security Forces Squadron to host annual Police Week May activities

Posted 5/7/2013   Updated 5/7/2013 Email story   Print story

    


by Staff Sgt. Brandee Hahn
66th Security Forces Squadron


5/7/2013 - HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass.  -- The 66th Security Forces Squadron will host Hanscom's annual Police Week May 13 through 17.

The week begins with an opening ceremony Monday, May 13, at the 66th Security Forces Squadron, Building 1725. This event starts at 9 a.m. with Senior Airman Ashley Robbins as the emcee for the morning and leading the Security Forces prayer and Lt. Col. Derrick Weyand, 66 SFS commander, as the guest speaker.

Members of the community can also participate in a 5K run or walk after the opening ceremony. It will begin at Building 1725 and continue throughout Hanscom AFB. The 5K will end approximately at 11 a.m. Participants can pre-register by calling the Staff Sgt. Paul Cram at 781-225-5606. Those interested may also register on the day of the 5K. Parking for participants will be at Building 1725. A 66 SFS commander coin and 66 SFS squadron coin will be awarded to the top two male and female runners.

On Tuesday, May 14, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Security Forces will be at the Base Exchange parking lot conducting an equipment display, along with fingerprinting cards for kids and a ride in the sky watch tower. The community is invited to come out and get hands-on with the equipment used by Security Forces members on a day-to-day basis.

At 3 p.m., there will be a retreat ceremony at the POW/MIA memorial area, featuring Sgt. Steven Mullaney from the Massachusetts State Police as the guest speaker. Contact Staff Sgt. Alex Perez at 781-225-5625 for additional information.

On Wednesday, May 15, from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Hanscom's Military Working Dog section will showcase their abilities at the softball field by the Hanscom Primary and Middle schools. Contact Tech Sgt. Matthew Plunkett at 781-225-6592 for further information.

On Thursday, May 16, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Security Forces is sponsoring a four-person golf tournament. The registration will begin promptly at 8 a.m. and a ceremony will follow at 8:30 a.m. The tournament begins at 9 a.m. The cost is $75 per person, which includes 18 hole green fees, a cart, and burgers and brats for lunch. This event will take place at the Patriot Golf Course located at 200 Springs Rd. Bedford, MA 01730, adjacent to the VA Hospital. Contact Staff Sgt. Brandee Hahn at 781-225-5634 for further information.

Finally, on Friday, May 17, a charity barbecue will begin at 1:30 p.m. at Castle Park. A $10 donation is requested per person. The barbecue includes burgers, hot dogs, chips, and a choice of cold beverages. Contact Staff Sgt. Matthew Adams at 781-225-5611 for further information.

All profits from Police Week will benefit the Air Force Security Police Association and Concerns of Police Survivors. For more information on the organizations, visit their websites at www.afsfaonline.com and www.nationalcops.org.

For additional information on any Police Week event, contact Staff. Sgt. Matthew Adams at 781-225-5611.



tabComments
No comments yet.  
Add a comment

 Inside Hanscom AFB

ima cornerSearch

tabMission NewsRSS feed 
Summer Focus Week offerings, still time to register

Hanscom's cyber initiatives

MPS Increment IV reaches full deployment

Radar site beefs up security, showcases latest upgrade to battle management PEO

Space Fence contract awarded  1

Leading cyber minds converge at Hanscom

BACN accomplishments ensure warfighter connectivity

AFCEA names Hanscom captain as IT leadership award recipient

tabHanscom NewsRSS feed 
JPPSO passes along summer moving tips

AtHoc, 'Giant Voice' alert personnel to critical information

BSC development team convenes in August

Consumer tips on avoiding scammers

Contracting director joins SES ranks, rejoins Air Force

With people-focus, new commander looks to ensure mission strength

Roll Call: One Air Force

LEAP application window opens

Air Force announces changes to headquarters organization

tabNews Briefs and HappeningsRSS feed 
Upcoming events

News in Brief

School Notes

tabCommentaryRSS feed 
Taking inspiration from our founding fathers

Pride month patriots

tabPhoto FeatureRSS feed 
Photo feature: This week at Hanscom, July 16

tabFeaturesRSS feed 
Family's love of music drives win at AF competition

Hanscom CGO answers the call


Site Map      Contact Us     Questions     USA.gov     Security and Privacy notice     E-publishing  
Suicide Prevention    SAPR   IG   EEO   Accessibility/Section 508   No FEAR Act