Law Enforcement

Law Enforcement heroes place their lives on the line every day to protect our community. Congressman Gaetz has sponsored several pieces of legislation to protect our men and women in law enforcement, including the Wounded Officers Recovery Act of 2017, The American Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 2017, and the Rapid DNA Act of 2017. 

More on Law Enforcement

September 16, 2019 Video

It is comforting to see the Trump administration animated with a bold plan to secure our border and protect our nation.

September 16, 2019 In The News

The Border Patrol arrest numbers for August show that while the illegal immigration crisis persists, there can be no dispute that the strategy of President Trump and Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan is working.

August 22, 2019 Video

Nobody would suggest that in the United States we would want Australia’s solution.

August 22, 2019 Video

The left would rather scape goat, defame, and demoralize the President, then come up with solutions.

September 6, 2017 Page

Wounded Officers Recovery Act of 2017

(Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Capitol Police Board to make payments from the United States Capitol Police Memorial Fund to: (1) families of employees of the U.S Capitol Police who were killed in the line of duty, or (2) employees of the U.S. Capitol Police who have sustained serious line-of-duty injuries.

June 29, 2017 Video

Congressman Gaetz Speaks on Sanctuary Cities on the House Floor.

May 25, 2017 Video

Congressman Gaetz Discusses Private Prisons

May 19, 2017 Video

"Being a law enforcement officer requires more than training, it requires sacrifice, devotion, integrity and honor" 

May 16, 2017 Page

1st Session
H. R. 1428

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize COPS grantees to use grant funds to hire veterans as career law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.

March 8, 2017
Mr. Hurd introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary