Sample Funeral Protocols

This section includes examples of funeral protocols, death notifications, and other similar procedures. Materials marked “reproducible” have the logos and other identifying information from the source agency removed to allow agencies to reproduce these for their own use.

Funeral Protocols
Death Notification Worksheet [reproducible]
Law Enforcement Death Report [reproducible]
Death Notification Worksheet [LASD]
Employee Funeral Guidelines [LASD]
Funeral Planning Guide [LAPD]
LASD Funeral Checklist: Guidelines For In the Line of Duty Funerals
Law Enforcement Death Report form [LASD]
Honor Guard request [LASD]
Ventura County Sheriff Funeral Protocol

These resources were compiled by the IACP Police Psychological Services Section with assistance from:

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