L.E.O.R.F. provides support to seriously assaulted Law Enforcement Officers in the line of duty. According to the 2016 FBI statistics for Law Enforcement Officers who were assaulted in the line of duty, it revealed of 57,180 officers assaulted, 28.9% were injured and 32.2 % were assaulted while responding to disturbance calls.
L.E.O.R.F. provides support to Law Enforcement Officers that face natural disasters such as, hurricanes, tornadoes, etc. while in the line of duty. These brave men and women leave their own families during these disasters to protect and keep other family’s loved ones safe during a disaster. In some cases, they lose their homes or their organization’s facility where they work. L.E.O.R.F. Fund, Inc. assist with rebuilding so, they can still perform their duties knowing their families are safe as well as, having a place to work from.
Families that lose a Law Enforcement Officer member, not only lost a loved one who sacrificed their life to protect and serve but, they lost the future of the way their family unit was planned. It takes weeks for them to receive the benefits they duly deserve while funeral costs, household expenses and other bills accumulate. L.E.O.R.F. Fund, Inc. cannot fill the gap left behind of survivors but, it can provide some assistance so, they have time to mourn their loss.