Fallen Law Enforcement Officers to be Honored During 30th Annual Candlelight Vigil on May 13 in Washington, DC

Attorney General Sessions to deliver special remarks as 360 names are dedicated on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial; event to be streamed live online April 26, 2018 Washington, DC—The names of 360 U.S. law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty will be formally dedicated on the walls of the National Law Enforcement …

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Minnesota State Troopers Receive April 2018 Officer of the Month Award

Troopers Zachary Borchardt and Nate Wilson of the Minnesota State Patrol April 26, 2018 Washington, DC—The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has selected Troopers Zachary Borchardt and Nate Wilson, of the Minnesota State Patrol, as the recipients of its Officer of the Month Award for April 2018. In the evening of March 3, 2016, the Minnesota …

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Newark (NJ) Sergeant Receives March 2018 Officer of the Month Award

Sergeant Juan Gonzalez Washington, DC—The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has selected Sergeant Juan Gonzalez, of the Newark (NJ) Police Department, as the recipient of its Officer of the Month Award for March 2018. On the night of February 14, 2017, Newark Police Sergeant Juan Gonzalez risked his life when a suspect in a …

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New Report Focuses on Line-of-duty Deaths and Officer Safety

Study released by National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund and U.S. Department of Justice shows domestic disturbance calls continue to be most dangerous Washington, DC—The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, in partnership with the United States Department of Justice’s Office of Community Policing Services (COPS), has released Making it Safer: An Analysis of U.S. …

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360 Fallen Law Enforcement Officers to be Honored During 30th Annual Candlelight Vigil on May 13

National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund releases list of names of officers being added to the national monument this year Washington, DC—Today the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund released the roll call of names of 360 U.S. law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty. These names will be engraved this …

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Las Vegas (NV) Detective Receives February 2018 Officer of the Month Award

Detective Richard Golgart Washington, DC—The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has selected Detective Richard Golgart, of the Las Vegas Metropolitan (NV) Police Department, as the recipient of its Officer of the Month Award for February 2018. Late in the evening on October 1, 2017, as concertgoers in Las Vegas prepared to watch the final …

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Statement on Seven Officers Killed in Past Week

From National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund CEO Craig W. Floyd WASHINGTON, DC—The law enforcement profession experienced one of its deadliest periods in recent memory this past week as seven officers nationwide were killed in the line of duty. Six of these fallen heroes were shot to death, and one died in an auto crash. …

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Jacksonville (FL) Police Officer Receives January 2018 Officer of the Month Award

K9 Officer Jeremy Mason Washington, DC—The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has selected K9 Officer Jeremy Mason, of the Jacksonville (FL) Sheriff’s Office, as the recipient of its Officer of the Month Award for January 2018. In the afternoon of July 25, 2017, officers from the Jacksonville (FL) Sheriff’s Office were following a tip …

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