October 2021 was the first year that the Duluth Police Department participated in the Pink Patch Project for Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October.
During the month of October, Duluth Police officers will be wearing these commemorative pink patches for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The commemorative patches will also be available for the public to purchase for $10/patch during the month of October. 100% of the proceeds raised will go to the American Cancer Society to raise awareness and help the fight against all cancers. In 2021, the Duluth Police Department raised $2,853. In 2022, the Duluth Police Department raised $1,572.