Washington , DC


of American Law Enforcement

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  • Immersive Exhibitions
  • Insightful Programs
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Service and Sacrifice

Museum Blog

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Yale Univ. Foot Ball Association

Making Connections with the NLEM Collection

Museums often collect individual objects because they are important in and of themselves. Sometimes, however, ...

Putting the Value in eVALUation: Part I–What is Evaluation?

When you hear the word “evaluation,” what do you think of? If you are like ...
Upcoming June 16 Volunteer Opportunity for Teens

Upcoming June 16 Volunteer Opportunity for Teens

Hello. My name is Warren A. Jefferson, and I am a junior at Cesar Chavez ...

Upcoming June 17 Adult Volunteer Opportunity

Please join Museum staff on June 17 for an informational reception as we officially launch ...

Honoring The Story

The National Law Enforcement Museum is dedicated to telling the story of American law enforcement by providing visitors a “walk in the shoes” experience. The Museum is working to expand and enrich the relationship shared by law enforcement and the community through educational journeys, immersive exhibitions, and insightful programs.