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The National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum’s Destination Zero website is a repository of 250 of the most, innovative, and ...
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The Candle Seen Around the World

The Candle Seen Around the World

The microscopic virus that spurred a global pandemic has impacted every public event, regardless of how longstanding the tradition – ...
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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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News Releases

Read the most recent news releases from the Memorial Fund and browse our new release archives.

Conversation on Crisis and Homeless Intervention Strategies: Paths to Progress and Understanding

National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum to host panel discussion on law enforcement's role in crisis and homeless intervention strategies ... Read More

National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum to Host Safer Streets Week, October 5-12, 2020

Week-long initiative is aimed at addressing issues related to homelessness through action, awareness, and support. Washington, DC— The National Law ... Read More

National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum Announces August 2020 Officer of the Month

Patrol Lieutenant David Grogan recognized for quick action to save trapped residents from an apartment building fire. Washington, DC— The ... Read More

Technology, Training and New Policing Guidelines: Examining How to Combat Crime in an Era of Elevated Scrutiny

National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum in partnership with Thomson Reuters Institute to host panel discussion on Wednesday, September 30 ... 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...