No doubt about it – it’s been a heck of a year.  So many lost to Covid-19.  Losing a loved one is one of the worst experiences possible – especially when that person has so much life ahead of them. That is why we are offering End of Year Tax Deductible Donations to Honor Fallen Heroes.

This is why we feel it is imperative to continue our work, ensuring that our community thanks and honors the officers of the Metropolitan Washington, DC Police Department who have died in the line of duty.

Donations to Honor Fallen Heroes

Won’t you end the the year on a positive note and help us get closer to our goal of building a memorial wall to honor the fallen?   As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, your donations are tax deductible.

Send a check or give online.

We know it’s been a hard year financially for many, so WHATEVER you are able to give, please know we appreciate every gift.

 

Click here for more information on donating.

Washington DC Metropolitan Police Memorial & Museum

A memorial fountain was built in 1942.  It was built by the citizens and business community of Washington, D.C. exists currently, but is dilapidated.  These men and women of the Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, D.C., have been killed in the line of duty. Additionally, in order to appropriately honor these sacrifices, an effort is well underway to build a more fitting memorial.  The proposed site is in front of the historic headquarters of the Washington, D.C. This is located at the Metropolitan Police Department on Indiana Avenue. A museum of police history and artifacts will also be established.

About The Washington DC Metropolitan Police Memorial & Museum

The Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Memorial and Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. It is intended to honor the fallen heroes of the Metropolitan Police Department. We also are establishing a Metropolitan Police Museum to preserve their legacy and the rich and unique history of policing in the nation’s Capital.

Sadly, an average of one law enforcement officer is killed in the line of duty somewhere in the United States every 57 hours. Additionally, this is more than *21,000 U.S. law enforcement officers. Overall, they have made the ultimate sacrifice since 1791. (*As of 12/2018 see source)

A memorial fountain built in 1942 by the citizens and business community of Washington, D.C. exists currently. However, it is dilapidated. In order to appropriately honor the sacrifices of the men and women of the Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, D.C., who have been killed in the line of duty, an effort is well underway to build a more fitting memorial. The proposed site is in front of the historic headquarters of the Washington, D.C.Metropolitan Police Department. You can also see the memorial on Indiana Avenue. A museum of police history and artifacts will also be established.

Box with black ribbon and words - A Great way to end a difficult year, make a donation