The Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Southern California is the largest public awareness vehicle and grassroots fundraiser for Special Olympics with more than 2,000 officers involved in Southern California championing acceptance and inclusion.

  • The Law Enforcement Torch Run is represented in all 50 U.S. states, Canadian provinces and 46 nations with 97,000 officers around the world.
  • Law Enforcement Torch Run raising more than three quarters of a billion dollars since its inception in 1981.
  • Southern California is one of the leading programs in the world, raising $1.54 million in 2019 with participants representing over 200 law enforcement stations.
  • 2022 Torch Run may look a little different as we manage through the pandemic, our law enforcement officer’s mission of enriching the lives of the athletes and their families continue to burns bright.

As Special Olympics Southern California continues to adapt to the new normal, keeping the safety of our athletes a priority! Check out the events page on this website to see what is coming up!

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