48th Annual Peace Officers Memorial Service

On Monday, May 2, 2022 the Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Board will pay tribute to the peace officers who, in the past year, made the ultimate sacrifice. Please join us in honoring these fallen heroes and all of Arizona’s peace officers who have lost their lives while protecting Arizona.

For more information, please contact Courtney Bennett at Courtney.Bennett@azag.gov or 602-364-0591.


Invitation

Event Registration

Flower and Candle Orders

*The company selling flowers for the service is not affiliated or endorsed by the Arizona Attorney General’s Office. 


Officers honored at the 2022 ceremony:

Officer Joseph Henry Montgomery
Arizona State University Police Department
End of Watch: Thursday, January 14, 2021

Officer Tyler Britt
Chandler Police Department
End of Watch: Tuesday, January 11, 2021

Officer Byron Don Shields
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
End of Watch: Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Special Agent Jimmie John Daniels
US Department of Justice - Federal Bureau of Investigation
End of Watch: Monday, February 1, 2021

Probation Officer John A. Gilbert
Maricopa County Juvenile Probation
End of Watch: Sunday, February 21, 2021

Officer Christopher Farrar
Chandler Police Department
End of Watch Friday, April 30, 2021

Officer Jeremy Brinton
Nogales Police Department
EOW: Friday, May 21, 2021

Officer Ginarro A. New
Phoenix Police Department
End of Watch: Monday, May 31, 2021

Officer Ruben Facio
US Customs and Border Protection
EOW: Saturday, July 17, 2021

Supervisory Agent Daniel P. Cox
US Border Patrol
EOW: Saturday, July 31, 2021

Officer Mathew A. Hefter
Phoenix Police Department
EOW: Saturday, August 7, 2021

Detention Officer Alicia Dawn Carter
Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: Monday, August 9, 2021

Agent Chad E. McBroom
US Border Patrol
End of Watch: Sunday, August 29, 2021

Sergeant Thomas Crawford Craig
Phoenix Police Department
EOW: Friday, September 3, 2021

Detention Officer Kendall Thomas
Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: Friday, September 10, 2021

Officer Phillip Vavrinec, Jr.
Phoenix Police Department
EOW: Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Agent Luis “Louie” Dominguez
US Border Patrol
End of Watch: Thursday, September 23, 2021

Agent Alfredo Ibarra
US Border Patrol
End of Watch: Monday, September 27, 2021

Group Supervisor Michael G. Garbo
US Department of Justice - Drug Enforcement Administration
End of Watch: Monday, October 4, 2021

Detention Officer Anthony Nicoletti
Mohave County Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: Monday, October 11, 2021

Deputy Sheriff Sgt. Michael D. Rudd
La Paz County Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: Monday, October 11, 2021

Deputy Sheriff Juan Miguel "Johnny" Ruiz
Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: Monday, October 11, 2021

Supervisory Agent Anibal Antonio Perez
US Border Patrol
End of Watch: Friday, November 5, 2021

Lieutenant Chad Brackman
Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Supervisor Agent Martin Barrios
US Border Patrol
End of Watch: Monday, November 29, 2021

Officer Jeremy Wilkins
Chandler Police Department
End of Watch: Friday, December 17, 2021