Destination Zero Seeks Law Enforcement Agencies Committed to Safety



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The Destination Zero program catalogs successful safety and wellness programs for law enforcement agencies.

A program designed to assist law enforcement agencies with health and safety initiatives is calling for submissions to its awards program.

Destination Zero, which launched in 2014 as a partnership between the U.S. Department of Justice and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, has begun its fourth year of soliciting submissions for the National Officer Safety and Wellness Awards.

Law enforcement agencies nationwide are encouraged to submit their safety and wellness programs for an award. Destination Zero shares information about successful programs and initiatives at its website in an effort to improve officer health and wellness.

Four categories are available for consideration, including:

General Officer Safety – This category focuses on the physical safety of officers by providing them with enhanced equipment, lifesaving first aid gear or training to improve…