Officers Don Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 21, 2013 3:40 PM0 comments

Residents and motorists in Fairfax County may notice hot pink collars peeking out of the top of the official uniform as officers respond to calls for service this month.

For the first time, officers were sanctioned to wear the T-shirts that read “Arrest Breast Cancer; Unlock the Cure” between Oct. 18 and 31. Hundreds of Police Department employees purchased the shirts at $15 each, with proceeds being donated to local cancer charities.

The pink T-shirt campaign is being supported by the Fairfax County Police Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 77 and donations from Tysons Corner Center and Blue Line Motors of Warrenton.

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