The report has received considerable media attention, including in major newspapers, on television, radio, blogs, and the Internet. In case you missed them, here are few highlights of the coverage:
- USA Today summarized our 2009 report on the front page of the December 29th paper (http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2009-12-28-line-of-duty_N.htm).
- CBS Evening News featured a segment on police officer fatalities on Sunday, January 3, 2010, also citing our research (http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=6051037n&tag=cbsnewsVideoArea.1 -- go to the 11-minute mark).
- The Osgood File, by Charles Osgood, had a radio segment on officer fatalities (http://www.westwoodone.com/pg/jsp/osgood/transcript.jsp?pid=28804).
- The Tulsa (OK) World ran an editorial citing our research in calling for additional safety measures for our officers (http://www.tulsaworld.com/opinion/article.aspx?subjectid=61&articleid=20100104_61_A11_Oainll556523).
To view more of the recent news items featuring the Memorial Fund's research, please visit: http://www.nleomf.org/newsroom/current/.