[WASHINGTON, DC] – Yesterday, the U.S. Senate unanimously approved a bipartisan resolution introduced by U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Dick Durbin (D-IL), and 83 of their colleagues marking National Police Week and reiterating support for the men and women in law enforcement.
“Day in and day out, police officers in Connecticut and across the country put their lives on the line to protect and serve our communities,” said Blumenthal. “Regardless of the dangers and risks, these heroes answer the call for help. I’m proud to join this bipartisan resolution reaffirming our support for essential law enforcement personnel and their commitment to public safety.”
The resolution designates the week of May 15 through May 21, 2022, as “National Police Week,” and expresses unwavering support for law enforcement officers across the United States in the pursuit of preserving safe and secure communities.
Full text of the resolution is available here.