The James D. Hoff Peace Officers Memorial was dedicated, in name, to Reno Police Detective James Hoff. Jimmy was working narcotics when the drug deal he was involved in went terribly wrong. Detective Hoff was kidnapped and murdered.
The Memorial is located within Reno's Idlewild Park. Each year, names of Nevada officers killed in the line of duty, from present and past, are added. Special ceremonies take place there each May. This was the first law enforcement memorial for Nevada. Find additional information abut the James D Hoff Memorial here.
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The Southern Nevada Law Enforcement Officers Memorial is located in Las Vegas and includes the names of all officers killed in the line of duty while working in Southern Nevada. Nevada is an extremely large state with vast separation between the metropolitan areas of Reno to the north and Las Vegas to the south. Find more information on the Southern Nevada Law Enforcement Officers Memorial here.
The Nevada Law Enforcement Officers Memorial is located on the grounds of the Nevada Capital and Legislature in Carson City. The memorial was created in . Ceremonies take place there each May when new names are added for officers killed in the line of duty. Find more information here.
(photo credit: Doug Gist, SSNPOM)
In Remembrance With Honor
We hope you have found our site informative and moving. We exist to remember our fallen and all of those who have served our communities throughout time. You may provide your support through donations, and those donations may be earmarked to support the museum, the Nevada Officers Memorial Room, or a specific agency exhibit. In fact, we welcome annual sponsorship of our exhibits. We will post your organization name as the sponsoring organization above your selected exhibit. Contact us to see what exhibits are available for your sponsorship.