Panel Discussions

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Conversations on Law Enforcement is a new discussion series which explores contemporary issues and strengthens the relationship between law enforcement and the communities they serve.

Witness to History focuses on significant events in law enforcement history, conveyed through the insights of those who witnessed them.

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Most Recent Event

Assassin in the Crowd: Protecting President Reagan at the Hilton

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

On Tuesday, April 11, 2017, the National Law Enforcement Museum presented the 16th installment of its popular Witness to History panel discussion series, entitled “Assassin in the Crowd: Protecting President Reagan at the Hilton,” generously sponsored by Target®. Held at the Washington Hilton Hotel, guests enjoyed a fascinating discussion with former U.S. Secret Service Special Agents Tim McCarthy and Danny Spriggs and retired FBI Special Agent Tom Baker about the assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan by John Hinckley, Jr.