The Police Memorial Service began with the Dallas Police Choir singing the "National Anthem". Lieutenant Patricia Paulhill welcomed and acknowledged all guests. Mayor Tom Leppert and Acting Chief of Police Randy Hampton spoke to the crowd, followed by the Roll Call of Honor. Sergeant Paul Stanford sang "You Raise Me Up", followed by a 21 Gun Salute. Taps was performed by Senior Corporal Mark Lang and Police Officer Brian Brown. The ceremony ended with a fly over from the Dallas Police Helicopter and "Amazing Grace" performed by the Dallas Police Bag Pipers and Drummer.
Dallas Police Memorial Dedication
Dedicated with gratitude to the men and women of the Dallas Police Department who have sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. With this Memorial we preserve and honor their memory and the sacrifices of the families who have given our city such heroes. We also honor all other officers of the Department, on duty yesterday, today and tomorrow for their service in protecting the citizens of Dallas.