• Annual Basic and Advanced seminars on Reid Method of interview and interrogation.

  • Pilot training for county-wide airborne law enforcement.

  • Avionics system for Erie County Sheriff's Office backup helicopter.

  • Bar code computer for CPS Laboratory to track evidence admitted to its custody.

  • Narcotics detection, tracking/rescue dog for Orchard Park Police Department.

  • Production of video entitled "Law Enforcement and Diversity Team" on improving understanding between police and minorities (co-funded).

  • Production of video "Justifiable Use of Force" developed by Central Police Services Training Academy and Canisius COllege for local law enforcement agnecies. 

  • Underwater video camera system for large scale searches. 

  • Ballistics alignment laser (used in shooting investigations) for CPS.

  • Numerous courses, seminars and training programs offered for law enforcement officers from throughout Western New York and Canada. 

  • Funding towards local law enforcement officers' Stress Reduction Programs, offered through the Erie County Cheifs of Police.


Thanks to the generosity of the people of Western New York, we have been able to help law enforcement officers' obtain the equipment and training they need to properly fight crime and assist crime victims. Here are some of the many accomplishments you have made possible with your donation to ECLEF.

Some of the accomplishments of the Erie County Law Enforcement Foundation, Inc. include: