Your Stories. Our Legacy

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Behind every soul in law enforcement is an untold story of honor, and we want to share these stories with the world. Submit your most memorable story for an opportunity to be featured in an interactive Museum experience. Join today to tell your story.

Featured Stories

NYPD Detective Michael Hinrichs
Detective Michael Hinrichs, grandson of a NYPD Detective, was appointed to the NYPD in July of 1984.
A Journey- Blind
Sometimes in life we start down a path with eyes wide open yet have no clue that we are completely blind.
Service to My Community
I’m Taylor Andersen, a Detective with the New Bern Police Department.
Blessed Career
I was able to complete a personally truly satisfying 28-year career at the Green Bay Police Department. During those years, I elected not to go into any supervisory positions and instead chose to catch bad guys my entire career.
A Life of Service
Since I was a small child, I was drawn to law enforcement. Looking back on it, I’m not completely sure why. No one in my family was a cop but becoming one was my dream.
37 Years of Fighting Crime in America
Special Agent James R. D’Amelio conducted hundreds of undercover operations worldwide, as well as many protective missions including President John F. Kennedy through Ronald Reagan.
Deputy Cameron’s Story
My name is Bryan Cameron and I am a Deputy Sheriff in Orange County, Virginia. My law enforcement career began in 2013 and has changed my life in so many ways.
Joe’s life as a Police Officer
I’m writing this story of my dad’s life as a police officer because I am proud of him and he is too proud to write something about himself.
Honor, Integrity, and Service
Hello, my name is Todd Putorti. I joined the New York Start Department of Motor Vehicles, Division of Field Investigation, in 2003, because I wanted to help ensure identity integrity and prevent fraud in a post-9/11 world.
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