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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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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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