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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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MAGLITE® Joins National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum as Partner for Honoring American Law Enforcement

WASHINGTON - Mag Instrument, Inc., the leading flashlight company in the world for 40 years, has committed to a partnership engagement ... Read More

National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum to Host Program Recognizing 10-Year Anniversary of Heroism

Viewpoint Virtual Happy Hour: Reflections on the 2010 West Memphis Shooting with Sheriff Mike Neal will be a virtual program ... Read More

2020 National Officer Safety and Wellness Award Winners Announced

WASHINGTON - For the sixth consecutive year, the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, in partnership with the U.S. Department of ... 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 annual National ... Read More

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Memorial Fund in the News

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371 law enforcement officers names being added to national memorial in D.C.

Source: ABC7 WJLA by Jonathan Franklin Date: May 1, 2019 Engravers Jim Lee and Kirk Bockman are the two responsible for adding the names of the fallen to the walls ...
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Report Sheds Light On Dangers Police Officers Face In Line Of Duty

Source: 90.9 WBUR by Robin Young Date: February 18, 2019 Here & Now‘s Robin Young speaks with Steve Groeninger, spokesman for the National Law Enforcement Memorial Fund, about their end-of-year fatalities report. Listen ...
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A closer look at police officers injured in the line of duty

Source: Sinclair Broadcast Group by Michelle Macaluso Date: January 29, 2019 Every day police officers put their lives on the line. The recent shooting in Texas highlights the dangers the men ...
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