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Tallahassee team raises $40,000 for National Law Enforcement Memorial

Tallahassee team raises $40,000 for National Law Enforcement Memorial
Tallahassee team raises $40,000 for National Law Enforcement Memorial
Posted at 3:56 AM, Jan 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-26 03:56:00-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The Tallahassee Police Department held a news conference Thursday honoring sponsors for their Police Unity Tour Golf Tournament.

According to officials, Team Tallahassee was able to raise more than $40,000 for the National Law Enforcement Memorial.

"Today is just and important day to thank our sponsors for their continued support of the Police Unity Tour," said Rachelle Denmark, a public information officer for TPD. "It keeps the memories of our officers alive and it helps the families and it gives us a memorial to visit every year."

WTXL was among the many community sponsors for the golf tournament this year.