Established in 1972, the LAPMF supports all of the "LAPD Family" and the families of those who protect our community. We are here to minimize the financial burden often placed on Department employees who experience catastrophic circumstances and the families of officers killed in the line of duty.
Is your college-bound child serious about higher education? If so, encourage them to participate in the Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation's Merit-Based Scholarship program. The future rests upon the shoulders of our youth. Let the Memorial Foundation be part of that future.
A total of 1,508 law enforcement officers died in the line of duty during the past 10 years, an average of one death every 84 hours or 151 per year. There were 129 law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty in 2017.