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The Bakersfield Police Department Honor Guard stands at attention during a peace officers memorial ceremony May 19, 2022 at the Kern County Law Enforcement Memorial in downtown Bakersfield.

Local law enforcement agencies are pressing their uniforms and shining their shoes in preparation for a series of local peace officer memorials to honor those who have died in the line of duty.

Here is a list of events set for Thursday, along with road closures of note: