To honor the service & sacrifice of all law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty & support the survivors left behind.
“Honor the fallen and remember the survivors”
Law Enforcement United is founded upon and committed to honoring officers that have died in the line of duty, and ensuring that their surviving family is supported and never forgotten.
Members work hard to raise their funds. and train for a three-day bicycle ride stretching from Chesapeake, Virginia to Washinton, D.C., each May. The "Road to Hope" is about helping survivors know that they are not alone and enable resources like Concerns of Police Survivors and the Officer Down Memorial Page to help these families rebuild, and to preserve the memories and honor of thier fallen hero.
• Raise awareness of law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty
• Provide monetary support for Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) and Officer Down Memorial Page (O.D.M.P.)
• Assist other charitable organizations that share our common goal
• We pledge our support to the Officer Down Memorial Page (O.D.M.P) and their efforts to provide a lasting tribute to each officer killed in the line of duty by preserving their memory within their pages.
• We pledge our support to the Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) and their mission to provide resources to assist in the rebuilding of the lives of surviving families and affected co-workers of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty as determined by Federal criteria.
Law Enforcement United is founded upon and strives to incorporate our core values within our operations.
• We are stewards of giving. We are committed to the organizations we support and our mission.
• We believe that we receive by giving; and strive to recruit a strong core membership and donors to facilitate our mission.
• We believe in giving our donations to our causes not salaries. We are 100% volunteer driven organization. No board, staff, or member is, stipend or salaried.
• We believe in fiscal responsibility. By carefully managing our financial resources to ensure focus goes to the core charitable programs we support.
LEU also raises money to cover the operating expenses for the C.O.P.S. Kids Summer Camp
C.O.P.S.' Summer Camp provides surviving spouses with children (ages 6-14) the opportunity to work with professional counselors and trained mentors to improve communications within the family unit and resolve grief issues together.
Organized camp activities are supplemented with counseling during the week-long camp. Friendly competition, planned activities that encourage teambuilding, and shared fun times in a camp atmosphere help families recognize that the teamwork approach will help them cope with their grief.