The Forgotten Fallen of 9/11
, there are an equal number of cases pending before the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund's (NLEOMF) "Names Committee," which reviews applications in consideration of a fallen officer's name being added to the Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C.
Why are these cases still pending? As someone who is privileged to serve on both the NLEOMF Names Committee and the PSOB Working Group, I can give you
Ferguson Ambush Part of Disturbing Trend
number of shooting deaths of law enforcement officers, according to the nonprofit, Washington-based National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF).
The shootings were a chilling low point in the nonstop protests in the city since a Ferguson police officer shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown in August.
The number of law enforcement officers shot to death in the line
Henderson Police Officers’ Association Donates $25,000 to National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund
The Henderson (Nev.) Police Officers’ Association (HPOA) recently donated $25,000 to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) in support of the National Law Enforcement Museum being built in Washington, D.C.
HPOA President Ken Kerby and HPOA Vice-President Chris White made a check donation presentation to NLEOMF Chairman and CEO Craig Floyd and NLEMOF Chief
Candlelight Vigil 2014
Last night, thousands of people raised a candle in person and virtually in honor of the 286 names added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in 2013, and for all of the officers on the wall. Here's a video of the event from NLEOMF.
LEO Deaths from Firearms Rose 56% in 2014
According to the NLEOMF report, 126 federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial officers were killed in the line of duty this year, compared to 102 in 2013. The number of officers killed by firearms in 2014 (50) was 56% higher than the number killed by gunfire in 2013 (32). Ambush-style attacks, as evidenced earlier this month by the shooting deaths of New York City
Maryland Trooper Named NLEOMF Officer of the Month
For preventing a suicidal man from jumping off a bridge, Trooper First Class Joshua Kim, of the Maryland State Police, has been named NLEOMF Officer of the...
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The Myth of the Unarmed Man
man" returned 205,000 results. Finally, I flipped the search around and typed, "unarmed man attacks police officer." I got this message: "No results found."
So does that mean no unarmed men are attacking and seriously injuring officers? Absolutely not.
The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) says 57,892 law enforcement officers are assaulted each year and 15
NLEOMF to Add 286 Names to Memorial Wall, Hold Virtual Candlelight Vigil
This week, the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) began the solemn process of engraving the names of America's fallen law enforcement heroes on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. The names of 286 brave men and women will be added to the Memorial this year, bringing the total to 20,267 officers honored
Deputy U.S. Marshals Named January NLEOMF Officers of the Month
The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) today announced the selection of Deputy U