Retired Officers 79th Annual Banquet

The 79th Annual Retired Officers’ Banquet was held on September 20, 2022 with over 300 folks in attendance. This marked our return to the Range as the venue for the event.

This was a great event and a great chance to get together with old friends.

Nick Bulpin and John Nordlund took the lead in setting up the event. Rich O’Neill and Kevin O’Neill did the heavy lifting of organizing and producing this event. They did an outstanding job.

Many thanks to Stephanie Coleman for putting together the displays.

The event was the product of the efforts of many people so please forgive us for leaving out some of the names of the folks who helped put this together.

The Seattle Police Relief Association has been the prime sponsor of this event over the years and, as always, played a significant role by helping to support this 79th Annual Banquet.

If you want to see some of the 150 photos from the event, click here.

Save the date for the 80th Annual Banquet, Saturday, September 14, 2024.

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Please join us in a Celebration of Life for Gary Veatch on Saturday, March 2 from 2-6pm. It will be held at the Nile Shrine Club. We welcome any of his friends and former colleagues to attend. Food and drinks will be provided. Please contact his daughter, Kirsten, with any questions at 425-287-1412 or Nile Shrine  […]

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LEOSA Qualification Dates 2024

The 2024 LEOSA schedule is as follows:    February 20, 2024; April 8, 2024; June 11, 2024; July 16, 2024; August 14, 2024; September 11, 2024; October 9, 2024; November 5, 2024, and November 20, 2024; December 3, 2024, and December 17, 2024. Reminder: LEOSA lines shoot at 1000 & 1400 hours at the SPD Range. […]

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Judie Aardahl

Judie Aardahl, wife of retired police officer Doug Aardahl #2706, passed away on December 18, 2023 at the age of 79. A celebration of life will be held on March 10, 2024 from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Edmonds Yacht Club.

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