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Keeping Law Enforcement Safe during the COVID-19 Crisis

The Centers for Disease Control has issued specific guidelines for law enforcement to help officers stay safe during the current ...
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Fallen Law Enforcement Officers to be Honored During Virtual Candlelight Vigil on May 13

Fallen Law Enforcement Officers to be Honored During Virtual Candlelight Vigil on May 13

National Police Week signature event to take place virtually in response to COVID-19 public health crisis The names of fallen ...
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Making Space on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial

Making Space on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial

The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial is running out of room. Dedicated in 1991, the Memorial currently contains the names ...
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News Releases

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National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund Board Chair Stepping Down After 12 Years of Service to Organization

WASHINGTON - The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) announced that Karen P. Tandy, Chair of the Board of Directors, ... Read More

Fallen Law Enforcement Officers to be Honored During Virtual Candlelight Vigil on May 13

National Police Week signature event to take place virtually in response to COVID-19 public health crisis WASHINGTON - The names of ... Read More

National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum Announces March 2020 Officers of the Month

Three Fayetteville officers recognized for quick response to police station attack WASHINGTON - The National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum is ... Read More

National Law Enforcement Museum Announces Temporary Closure

Museum takes precautionary measures due to COVID-19 concerns  WASHINGTON, DC — The National Law Enforcement Museum at the Motorola Solutions ... Read More

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‘Seven shattered families’: 7 US law enforcement officers killed since Jan. 1

Source: ABC NEWS by Emily Shapiro Date: January 16, 2019 A 44-year-old Alabama father and husband with 16 years of experience. A 22-year-old California woman just weeks into the job. Seven law enforcement officers ...
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144 officers died in the line of duty in 2018

Source: WUSA9 by Lauryn Froneberger, Mike Valerio Date: December 28, 2018 The number of Law Enforcement Officers who died in the line of duty in 2018 has increased over the last ...
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National Award for Oakland Deputy

Source: The Oakland Press by Aileen Wingblad, awingblad@digitalfirstmedia.com | @awingblad on Twitter Date: December 4, 2018 An Oakland County sheriff’s deputy has been honored with a national award for his dramatic ...
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