Iowa Now Offers "Fallen Peace Officer" License Plates



Iowa officials have begun issuing specialty license plates that commemorate law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. The state Department of Transportation says the plates have a "Fallen Peace Officer'' emblem. Drivers can buy a numbered license plate for $35 or a personalized plate for $60. The Iowa Department of Public Safety receives $35 from each new plate and $10 from each renewal. It distributes the funds in the form of grants to nonprofit organizations that assist families and co-workers of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty.

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