The Southern Arizona Law Enforcement Foundation welcomes Marana Police Department! On January 25, 2018 SALEF Chairman Frank Youdelman presented Chief Rozema and Deputy Chief Nunez with the official Welcome letter which provides the opportunity for Marana Police Department to participate in all SALEF fund raising events and benefit from SALEF grant funding opportunities. SALEF can accept donations on behalf of and for the benefit of Marana Police Department Officers.  Donations will be used to fund requests from Marana Police Department that fall within the SALEF mission:  for critical life-saving equipment, technology items and officer training.  SALEF is a 501c3 non-profit organization.  TIN 20-0559408. Your monetary donations are 100% tax-deductible.  Click on the Donate Now link to make your donation. Upcoming fundraising events you can support Marana Police: 11th Annual SALEF Canine Walk for Cops – March 16, 2019   Join the Marana Police Department and the K9 Unit at the SALEF 11th Annual Canine Walk for Cops event on Saturday, March 16th on the U of A Mall.  You and your doggy(s) are invited to register to come walk in this fun and furry walk around the U of A Mall.  Register today on this site!  Click on Events and select Canine Walk.  The registration link is on the event page as well as all the event information.   THANK A COP DAY – May 16, 2019 SALEF invites local Marana and surrounding restaurants and businesses to participate in THANK A COP Day.  SALEF recognizes the importance of a ‘thank you’.  We will acknowledge the dedicated work our police officers provide the community by delivering breakfast, lunch and dinner on May 16th!  As you can see, happy tummies make happy officers!  SALEF also encourages community groups, schools, and businesses to express their thanks by dropping off thank you cards at the police department, or simply saying ‘Thank You’ an Officer when you see them on Thank A Cop Day.   SALEF will be accepting online donations on Thank A Cop Day.  Your monetary donation is 100% tax-deductible and will go toward SALEF’s mission to help protect our protectors by providing much needed critical life-saving equipment, technology items and Officer safety training opportunities. BACK TO SCHOOL SAFETY FAIR – July 20*, 2019 The Second annual Back To School Safety Fair at Marana Middle School Gymnasium is tentatively scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 2oth from 9a-11a. Meet the terrific Marana Police Officers, check out the displays, ask questions about the equipment they utilize every day to help keep the Marana community safe – everyday.  While you’re there, collect some school supplies! If you’d like to donate supplies for the Officers to distribute to the students, please contact the SALEF office at 520-207-2878. Last year, 2018: The Marana Police Department Officer Erin Ysaguirre was awarded the Unsung Heroes Award in January, 2018 at Ventana Canyon Resort. The Marana Police Department Canine Unit participated in the SALEF Canine Walk for Cops on the U of A Mall on Saturday, April 21, 2018. The SALEF Thank A Cop Day was Thursday, May 17, 2018.   Visit Marana Police Department’s webpage at: