Help Hilliard Police Light Hilliard Blue

Posted May 4, 2018 in Police by Andrea Litchfield

Help HPD Light Hilliard Blue

The Hilliard Division of Police are asking for the public’s help in lighting Hilliard blue beginning next Wednesday, May 9, in conjunction with Light Central Ohio Blue Week.

Light Central Ohio Blue Week is a campaign to show support to the law enforcement personnel who protect our communities in Central Ohio, and a way to honor and pay respects to the law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty.

Each year in May campaign participants work with several Central Ohio businesses to light the Columbus skyline blue. The police agency is encouraging every citizen and business to change their home or business’ exterior lights to blue to show their support for Law Enforcement personnel. Lights can be purchased at area home improvement stores.

Light Central Ohio Blue Week will take place May 9-16 this year, in coordination with May 15 being National Peace Officers Memorial Day.

Share your photos on social media with the hashtags #LightHilliardBlue and #LCOB

Hilliard Police to Host Memorial Service May 19

In addition to participating in Light Central Ohio Blue, the community is invited to attend Hilliard’s annual Police Memorial Ceremony. The event will take place at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 at First Responders Park in Hilliard. The park is located in Old Hilliard at the corner of Center and Main Streets. All are welcome to attend.