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The Memorial commemorates those who have been killed on duty or have died as a result of their duties and recognise the police contribution to the Australian community. The $2.4million memorial was jointly funded by the Australian Government (through the Australian Federal Police), State and Territory Police Services and Police Federation of Australia
More than seven hundred police officers have been killed on duty or have died as a result of their duties since the advent of policing in Australia. The first recorded police death on duty was Constable Joseph Luker of the Sydney Foot Police in 1803.
|Address:||Wendouree Drive, Kings Park, Parkes, 2600|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.29915|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Designer:||Fairweather Proberts (Brisbane, QLD)|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 29th September, 2006|