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2012-10-05 02:22:49

WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund will host its Third Annual National Law Enforcement Museum Gala at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on Friday, October 12 at 6:30 p.m. The Gala will honor America's law enforcement officers with proceeds benefiting the National Law Enforcement Museum, which currently is under construction in Washington, DC and planned to open in early 2015. (Logo:...

2012-09-18 22:56:39

Wake Forest Baptist continues taser safety research Adolescents who are tasered by law enforcement officers do not appear to be at higher risk for serious injury than adults, according to new a new study from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center researchers. This latest research from Wake Forest Baptist is the first to specifically investigate Taser use on adolescents. Lead author Alison R. Gardner, M.D., an assistant professor of emergency medicine at Wake Forest Baptist, found no major...

2012-07-25 18:20:19

The Public Safety Assistance Foundation, which operates as www.privacyforcops.org, says data brokers, specifically Whitepages.com, are ignoring right to privacy laws and putting the lives of law enforcement officers, public officials, and their families at risk LOS ANGELES, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Public Safety Assistance Foundation ("PSAF"), a California Non-Profit 501(c)(3), operating under the domain www.privacyforcops.org, continues to document written proof that...

2012-05-15 06:27:27

31(st) Annual Memorial Service Honors Officers' Sacrifice WASHINGTON, May 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Fraternal Order of Police and its Auxiliary will gather on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol to honor one hundred sixty-six (166) law enforcement officers who gave their lives in the line of duty. The National Peace Officers' Memorial Service is the capstone event of National Police Week. Chuck Canterbury, National President of the Fraternal Order of Police,...

2012-05-07 10:22:39

Over 1,400 law enforcement officers and supporters "Ride for Those Who Died" WASHINGTON, May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On May 9th and 10th, hundreds of members of the Police Unity Tour--a group comprised of more than 1,400 police officers--will launch their 2012 ride biking hundreds of miles from points in East Hanover (NJ), Franklin Township, (NJ), Howell (NJ) Portsmouth (VA), Richmond (VA) and King of Prussia (PA) to Washington, DC. The Police Unity Tour's motto is "We Ride...

2012-05-04 06:22:18

Attorney General Holder to deliver keynote address as 362 names are dedicated on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial; event to be streamed live over the Internet WASHINGTON, May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The names of 362 U.S. law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty will be formally dedicated on the walls of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, DC, during the 24th Annual Candlelight Vigil on the evening of May 13. U.S....

2012-04-26 10:23:08

Names of 362 officers killed in the line of duty being added this year including 163 fatalities from 2011 and 199 historical fatalities WASHINGTON, April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Police Officer Deriek W. Crouse's name and the names of two other law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty were unveiled Thursday on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial walls during the annual Unveiling Day ceremony.Shortly after 12:15 p.m. on December 8, 2011, Officer Crouse was...

2012-01-06 10:57:00

Seven officers killed in last seven days; six of whom were feloniously gunned down on the job WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The past week has been especially deadly for law enforcement with seven officers killed while on duty, according to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. Firearms-related fatalities account for six of these seven fatalities, as armed and dangerous criminals continue to target law enforcement officers. (Logo:...

2011-12-21 14:36:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BNA today announced their latest product release, California Law Enforcement Officer Resource Center. Designed to support busy law enforcement officers in California, this continually updated service makes it easier than ever for these professionals to pinpoint the relevant details impacting their work. Available via laptop or desktop computer, smartphone, MDT, or tablet device, the resource center delivers content-rich service...

2011-05-13 19:55:00

Attorney General Eric Holder leads the lighting of candles and reading of the officers' names; 152 officers were killed in the line of duty in 2010, a 25% increase over 2009 WASHINGTON, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The names of 316 law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty -- 152 of them in 2010 -- were formally dedicated on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Friday evening in Washington, DC. (Logo:...