The Forgotten Fallen of 9/11
September 29, 2014
, 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
March 12, 2015
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
Volunteers Needed for National Police Week
March 31, 2015
information, and to fill out the volunteer application, visit http://www.nleomf.org/programs/policeweek/volunteer/updated-volunteer-2015.html
Henderson Police Officers’ Association Donates $25,000 to National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund
January 23, 2015
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
May 14, 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.
NLEOMF Raffling Off Harley to Support National Law Enforcement Museum
April 15, 2015
The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund is selling raffle tickets to win a 2015 Harley-Davidson FLHTK Ultra Limited Peace Officer Special...
LEO Deaths from Firearms Rose 56% in 2014
December 30, 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
Heroes Behind the Badge DVDs Available Online
February 13, 2014
NLEOMF to Add 286 Names to Memorial Wall, Hold Virtual Candlelight Vigil
April 21, 2014
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
Maryland Trooper Named NLEOMF Officer of the Month
March 24, 2015
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...