Fallen Officers Memorial and Open House

Welcome to MCO’s Fallen Officers Memorial and Open House Information Center. Here you will find information about the Fallen Officers Memorial, the Memorial image Cropped Web High Resdedication ceremony, and the reception/open house to follow the ceremony.

The memorial dedication and open house will be May 7, 2017 at Michigan Corrections Organization, 421 W. Kalamazoo, Lansing, MI. The dedication ceremony is at 1 p.m. The open house will follow.

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All MCO members and retirees are invited. The families of fallen Michigan corrections officers, MDOC administrators, legislators, and many others are also on our invite list.

This page will be updated frequently, so please check back often.




Press release: MCO Reveals and Dedicates Fallen Officers Memorial

As bagpipes played “Amazing Grace,” corrections officers lifted the veil off the Fallen Officers Memorial, giving corrections staff, other law enforcement, legislators, and union supporters their first glimpse of the monument that honors Michigan corrections officers killed in the line …

WATCH: Fallen Officers Memorial Dedication streaming live here

If you can’t attend the Fallen Officers Memorial unveiling, do the next best thing – watch a livestream! The stream will begin below at 1 p.m. ET Sunday, May 7. (You may want to bookmark this page so you can …

Members, wear your uniform to the Fallen Officers Memorial dedication May 7!

The memorial is almost ready to be unveiled! Members, if you are planning to attend the memorial dedication, please wear your MDOC uniform. MDOC administration has given MCO members special permission to wear their uniform at this momentous event. Let’s …

Open House to feature exhibits on weapons, member engagement, and more

After the Fallen Officers Memorial Dedication, MCO will host an open house where members and other guests can learn about the union and corrections work. Here are the exhibits you’ll be able to browse inside the MCO office. Weapons  – …

RSVP now for the Fallen Officers Memorial Dedication and Open House

The Fallen Officer Memorial Dedication and Open House is Sunday, May 7 — right around the corner! Click here to RSVP now. See you there! Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

MCO Memorial Coin Created to Honor Corrections Officers Statewide

Last month, MCO announced that the Fallen Officers Memorial would be unveiled May 7 at a dedication ceremony and open house at the union headquarters in Lansing. To mark the occasion, we have created a special commemorative coin that will …

Save the Date: May 7, 2017!

The Fallen Officers Memorial Dedication Ceremony and Open House will be May 7, 2017 at the MCO union office in Lansing. All members are invited. Read more in our earlier announcement about the event. See the Save the Date below …

Fallen Officers Memorial Dedication and Open House set for May 7, 2017

MCO leaders and staff are proud to announce the Fallen Officers Memorial will be unveiled Sunday, May 7, 2017, on the first day of Correctional Officers Week. “MCO will set the tone for Correctional Officers Week by dedicating this beautiful …

Fallen Officers’ Memorial Committee chooses design, sets sights on 2017 reveal

Here’s a sneak peek of the Fallen Officers’ Memorial!