Polley Family Fundraiser

On September 19th, Steve Polley and his wife Jeannie received devastating news. Steve and Jeannie learned that he was diagnosed with terminal cancer. 

Steve arrived home on September 22nd to start hospice care with the assistance of a Law Enforcement escort comprised of La Habra PD, Riverside Sheriff, and the California Highway Patrol. 

Steve lost his battle with cancer and passed away on October 13th.

Family and friends honored Steve in a celebration of life on November 20th. During the ceremony, several people spoke of how Steve impacted their lives.


Steve Polley served in the 101st Airbourne before serving the City of La Habra. He served as a Patrol Officer, Traffic Motor, Detective in the meth lab taskforce, on the S.W.A.T. team, Field Training Officer, and as an Honor Guard Officer. He retired in 2010 after 20 years of service. He returned to the La Habra Police Department and worked as a Reserve Police Officer until 2015. 


This fundraiser is for medical, funeral, and ongoing survivor expenses. The fundraiser will remain open for the long term. It is anticipated with time, more financial needs will be revealed and assistance will be needed to help meet those needs. 


Your help is needed in the form of a tax-deductible charitable donation in any amount is appreciated.


La Habra Police Memorial Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record. We'll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation. EIN 82-2310084