In this video, hear from some law enforcement and corrections officers who are regular supporters of the Special Olympics about what role it plays in their lives. Also get to know Tyler, an athlete and coach for the Special Olympics.
The Law Enforcement Torch Run State Director for Wisconsin, Dep. Ray Merlin, shares some of his favorite aspects of this Special Olympics event with PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith. Merlin and Smith discuss some of their favorite memories from being involved in this inspirational, emotional event.
Kelly Koeppling of the Special Olympics Organization discusses the ways that law enforcement officers from around the world support the Special Olympics, particularly through the Torch Run. More than 85,000 officers take part in this unifying, rewarding event.