The City of Parkville will host the 3rd Annual Northland Law Enforcement Appreciation Day event on Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Platte Landing Park in downtown Parkville. The event is free and open to everyone!
Over 30 law enforcement agencies from the northland will participate in the event that will start at 11:00 a.m. The honor guard flag parade will start at 11:30 a.m. and will be led by the Kansas City, Missouri Mounted Patrol, along with police ATV’s, bicycles and bagpipes. The parade will start at the intersection of Main and McAfee streets and end in Platte Landing Park.
The event will also include the Fallen Officer Memorial, police car row, demonstrations, special operations and tactical vehicles and personnel from both land and water, and many kid-friendly events. Children can participate in a road course in a Parkville power car and driving-aged teenagers and adults can drive the DWI education pedal car in a course simulating impaired driving.
For more information about the event, contact the Parkville Police Department at (816) 741-4454.