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AFSCME members around the country work hard to keep our families and communities safe – patrolling our streets, securing our airports and enforcing our laws. As uniformed officers and civilian law enforcement workers in states, counties and cities, at educational institutions and other areas, we proudly serve and protect every day.
United By Light
Candlelight Vigil The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has released the roll call of names of 252 U.S. law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty, 123 of whom died in 2015 and 129 officers who were killed in prior years.

These names will be engraved next month and formally dedicated at the 28th annual Candlelight Vigil held on the National Mall, between 3rd and 7th streets on Friday, May 13 at 8:00 pm.

Light a candle or register to watch the Vigil online on May 13.
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