Maryland Natural Resources Police Fallen Officers Ceremony

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Maryland Natural Resources Police Fallen Officers Ceremony

3/27/08

WHO: Superintendent Colonel George F. Johnson IV and the men and women of the Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP)

WHAT: Annual Maryland Conservation Officers Memorial Ceremony in memory of NRP officers who have fallen in the line of duty.

WHEN: SUNDAY, MARCH 30, 2008 AT 1 P.M.

WHERE: Maryland Natural Resources Police Central Regional Office
3738 Gwynnbrook Ave
Owings Mills, Maryland 21117

WHY: This year?s ceremony falls on the 140th anniversary of the Maryland Natural Resources Police. As Maryland?s oldest state law enforcement agency and one of the oldest conservation law enforcement organizations in the country, the Agency?s primary mission remains to preserve and protect the State?s natural resources.

Directions to Gwynnbrook Office from the Baltimore Beltway (I-695):

Take exit 19, N.W. EXPWY., OWINGS MILLS/REISTERSTOWN onto I-795 N. Go 3.6 miles.

Take exit 4, OWINGS MILLS BLVD toward OWINGS MILLS BLVD NORTH/REISTERSTOWN ROAD (MD 140). Go 3.1 miles.

Turn RIGHT on GWYNNBROOK AVE. The entrance is on your left immediately after the turn.

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The Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP) is the enforcement arm of the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). With an authorized strength of 280 officers and a dedicated staff of civilian and volunteer personnel, the NRP provide a variety of services in addition to conservation and boating law enforcement duties throughout the State of Maryland. These services include homeland security, search and rescue, emergency medical services, education, information and communications services on a round the clock basis. NRP is the only police force aside from the Maryland State Police that has statewide jurisdiction.

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is the state agency responsible for providing natural and living resource-related services to citizens and visitors. DNR manages nearly one-half millionacres of public lands and 17,000 miles of waterways, along with Maryland's forests, fisheries and wildlifefor maximum environmental, economic and quality of life benefits. A national leader in land conservation, DNR-managed parks andnatural, historic and cultural resources attract 12 million visitors annually. DNR is the lead agency in Maryland's effort to restore the Chesapeake Bay, the state's number one environmental priority. Learn more at www.dnr.maryland.gov


Media Contact:
Sgt. Ken Turner (410) 260-8003 office (443) 534-5598 cell kturner@dnr.state.md.us
 


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