September 2011 — Volume III Issue 7 Insider






Vanya Scott
Acting Senior Director of Museum Programs

Rebecca Fulcher
School Program Specialist

Joy Veenstra
Collections Management Intern

Sarah Haggerty
Curatorial and Collections Assistant

Mission Statement: The mission of the National Law Enforcement Museum is to tell the story of American law enforcement through exhibits, collections, research and education. The Museum dynamically engages the broadest possible audience in this story in an effort to build mutual respect and foster cooperation between the public and the law enforcement profession. By doing so, the Museum contributes to a safer society and serves to uphold the democratic ideals of the U.S. Constitution.

Clint Eastwood Films PSA to Endorse the National Law Enforcement Museum

Shortly after taking on his new role as Honorary Chairman, on Friday, August 5, 2011, Clint Eastwood joined the National Law Enforcement Museum’s Co-Chair of Dignitary and Celebrity Relations, Shannon Murphy, at BASE Studios in Burbank, CA to film a set of public service announcements (PSAs) for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial and National Law Enforcement Museum. Mr. Eastwood was very gracious with his time and took great care in articulating the Memorial and Museum’s messages, to convey the service and sacrifice of the more than 19,000 fallen law enforcement officers whose names are engraved on the Memorial’s walls and whose stories will be told when the Museum opens in late 2013. He also stressed his support and gratitude to... Read more

Around the Museum

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Construction workers install a water main for the Museum under E St. NW.

Construction on the National Law Enforcement Museum is proceeding on schedule. Crews are currently in the last phases of underground utility relocation, which should be completed by... Read more

Also, the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial at our 2011 Gala; proceeds from the Gala will benefit the Museum... Read more

Dean MacLeod to Leave Museum

The staff of the National Law Enforcement Museum bids a fond farewell to Dean MacLeod, Evaluation & Community Education Specialist, who left in early September... Read more



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