On the Police Heroes topic page we not only remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the mission to protect their communities, but we also recognize the many moments of heroism that all too often go unnoticed by the public or the mainstream press.
The National Law Enforcement Memorial stands as a reminder all year, but for one week in May, it becomes the center of the universe for thousands of officers, families, friends, and ordinary citizens who mourn the loss of our law enforcement warriors.
Although increased efforts to keep officers' names off the memorial wall have been successful to a degree, the ultimate goal of no officers lost sadly remains just a goal, not a reality. We will not forget the fallen and we will NOT give up the fight. Don't forget to visit the Officer Down Memorial Page. - Full Story