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Women in Blue


Women in Blue
June 8th, 2021
8:30 am - 9:30 am

Event Details 

Women in Blue is a celebration of the women within the Detroit Police Department and Detroit Fire Department. The event honors the service of our female first-responders and recognizes a Women in Blue Officer of the Year and Detroit Fire Department Woman of the Year. 


On June 8th, 2021 in an outdoor tent at the Roostertail, the DPSF hosted the 8th annual Women in Blue event. The keynote speaker was Chief United States Districted Judge, the Honorable Denise Page Hood. We appreciate the support of our sponsors who help make this event possible. Congratulations to the Detroit Fire Department Woman of the Year - Sergeant Elizabeth Szmercsanyi and Detroit Police Department Officer of the Year - Officer Zahara Madahah. 


Sergeant Elizabeth Szmercsanyi

Detroit Fire Department

2021 Woman of the Year


Police Officer Zahara Madahah

Detroit Police Department

2021 Officer of the Year

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