Four members of the City of Falls Church Police Department will be competing in the World Police and Fire Games kicking off this Friday in Fairfax County.
Master Police Officer Jennifer “Missy” Elliot will compete individually and as part of a duo in women’s golf next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, City Fire Marshal Thomas Polera will play on Arlington’s Fire/Police hockey team on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, F.C. Police Chief Mary Garvin will compete in triatholon on Friday, July 3 and Community Services Officer James Brooks will be an official for men’s and women’s soccer events. The World Police and Fire Games is the second largest global multi-sport event, second only to the Olympics, featuring more than 12,000 international athletes competing in over 65 sporting events.
This year’s game are hosted by Fairfax County and will run from June 26 until July 5.