Latest National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund Stories

2014-12-04 16:24:15

Panel discussion provides a thoughtful beginning to important conversations on law enforcement and the communities they serve WASHINGTON, Dec.

2014-08-26 16:26:42

Bike Ride, 5K Run, and 2K Walk Honor America's Law Enforcement Officers WASHINGTON, Aug.

2011-07-18 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Legendary actor, and Oscar award-winning director and producer Clint Eastwood has agreed to serve as Honorary Chairman for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial and Museum in Washington, DC. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110718/DC36272 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090112/DC57979LOGO ) "The National Memorial and Museum are long overdue and richly deserved tributes to the men and women in law...

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.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.