About Assist the Officer, Houston

Assist The Officer is a non-profit organization providing short-term, immediate need financial assistance for officers critically injured or disabled in the line of duty. Assist The Officer symbolizes the appreciation for every officer’s dedicated service and commitment to the safety of citizens.


Officer Gibson Donations

On November 11, 2023, Officer John Gibson was shot in the leg while attempting to arrest a suspect in a stolen vehicle related to a carjacking.  Although Officer Gibson is stable, he is facing a very long recovery. Please, consider donating to Officer Gibson and his family during this critical time.

2024 Heroes’ Gala

Come join us for a night celebrating the heroes of the Houston Police Department! The evening will include drinks, dinner, live music, dancing, and a few fun surprises. Purchase your tickets at Assist The Officer – 2024 Heroes’ Gala. If you are interested in sponsoring, please email Gabriela at [email protected].

Officer Henry Benefit

In October 2023, Officer Henry was diagnosed with a rare soft tissue sarcoma cancer. He is currently undergoing an extensive and expensive treatment plan causing him to be unable to work.  Officer Henry is also newlywed to his wife, McKenzie. Your support and donation would help ease the financial burden on him and his family during this difficult time.

Please check back for more events…

1600 State Street
Houston, Texas 77002
P: 713-223-4286
F: 713-200-2470
E: [email protected]