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Indebted to Some Very Brave People
El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
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UE Local 222, CILU-CIPU
FOP's PTSD Workers Comp Bill Advances in Colorado Senate
Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
In reversal, El Paso officer to be on memorial
El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Report on National FOP Executive Board Meeting with President Trump
Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
CALL YOUR LEGISLATORS TODAY TO URGE THEM TO SUPPORT COLORADO’S FIRST RESPONDERS.
Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
 
     
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Indebted to Some Very Brave People
04/14/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
By Paul Kelly, President, San Jose POA In the past, I don’t remember a lot of “Good Samaritan” stories in which law enforcement officers were helped or saved by citizens doing the right thing. But I am happy and grateful to say this year seems to be different.
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04/14/17 - UE Local 222, CILU-CIPU
FOP's PTSD Workers Comp Bill Advances in Colorado Senate
04/13/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Yesterday, 04/12/17 the Colorado FOP's PTSD Workers Comp bill (HB 17-1229) passed the Senate Business, Labor & Technology Committee unamended.  The committee vote (6 yes and 1 no) was overwhelmingly in favor of moving this very important bill forward.
In reversal, El Paso officer to be on memorial
04/09/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The name of an El Paso police motorcycle officer killed while escorting a funeral will be added to the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial next month after initially being excluded. Officer Adrian Arellano, 39, was killed when his police motorcycle was hit by a car while working off-duty escorting a funeral procession on March 18, 2015.
Report on National FOP Executive Board Meeting with President Trump
04/08/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
On Tuesday, March 28, 2017 the National Executive Board was invited to meet with President Donald J Trump.  After the meeting was scheduled we learned that Vice President Spence and  Attorney General Sessions requested to be in the meeting with us as well.
CALL YOUR LEGISLATORS TODAY TO URGE THEM TO SUPPORT COLORADO’S FIRST RESPONDERS.
04/08/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
CALL YOUR LEGISLATORS TODAY TO URGE THEM TO SUPPORT COLORADO’S FIRST RESPONDERS.
April 2017 Gendarme
04/04/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
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Texas deputy constable fatally shot; suspect at large
04/04/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
A local law enforcement leader is dead after being shot behind the Baytown courthouse about 7 a.m. Monday, police said. The suspected shooter remains at large, leading to a lockdown in the area. Clint Greenwood, assistant chief deputy with the Harris County Precinct 3 Constable's Office, was arriving to work when someone opened fire on him.
SLPOA Endorsements - April 4th Election
04/03/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
SLPOA ENDORSEMENTS Proposition 1 – YES Proposition 2 – YES Proposition A – NO Proposition B – NO Proposition C – NO Mayor – Lyda Krewson Comptroller – Darlene Green Ald. Ward 5 – Tammika Hubbard Ald. Ward 7 – Jack Coatar Ald. Ward 11 – Sarah Wood Martin Ald. Ward 13 – Beth Murphy Ald.
Prop 1 and 2
03/31/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
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We Are Ohio Applauds Mansfield For Opposing 'Right To Work'
03/28/17 - Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MARCH 22, 2017 WE ARE OHIO APPLAUDS MANSFIELD FOR OPPOSING 'RIGHT TO WORK' MANSFIELD, Ohio – Statewide pro-worker organization We Are Ohio applauded Mansfield City Council for unanimously approving a resolution opposing 'Right to Work’ on Tuesday.
Compromise Frees Passage of FOP's Bill to Cover Colorado Cops for PTSD
03/27/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
A bill that sailed through an initial vote in the House Friday would assure that PTSD is a condition that qualifies for worker’s compensation insurance. House Bill 1229 is aimed at but doesn’t specify police officers and other first responders. But it describes what usually only they do that could cause post traumatic stress disorder.
El Paso detective creates rescue for pets involved in animal-cruelty cases
03/23/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
At three years old, Kona has experienced enough pain to last a lifetime. The Shar-pei mix was found on the streets of Juarez, Mexico after being hit by a car. After losing the use of his two front legs, the dog had been dragging himself along so long that bone was exposed. His injuries were so far gone that a vet made the decision to amputate Kona's front legs.
2017 KCPOG Scholarship Program
03/23/17 - KCPOG
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HPSA Political Endorsements
03/20/17 - Henderson Police Supervisors Association
The HPSA has endorsed Rick Workman for Henderson Mayor, and Carrie Cox for Henderson City Council Ward III.
EPMPOA & C.O.P.S. Announce Endorsements for May City Elections
03/20/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Greetings! What a couple of months we've had on the PAC committee!  This election cycle has kept us very busy with interviews and vetting candidates for the upcoming May Uniform Election.  The PAC Committee, in conjunction with the Coalition of Public Safety, held interviews on Friday March 3rd and Friday March 10th with several candidates seeking our endorsement.
CALL TO ACTION - PTSD Workers Comp Bill Committee Vote Tuesday Afternoon
03/19/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
CALL YOUR LEGISLATORS TODAY TO URGE THEM TO SUPPORT COLORADO’S FIRST RESPONDERS.
Press Release - Prop A
03/16/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
MEDIA RELEASE For Comments Contact: Jeff Roorda at 314.420.3861 St. Louis Police Officers Association Opposes Misleading Ballot Initiative St. Louis, Missouri (March 13, 2017) – The St.
Senate OKs bills in response to Dallas police shootings
03/16/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Responding to the shooting deaths of five Dallas police officers last July, the Texas Senate on Monday unanimously approved five pieces of legislation, including efforts to provide better bulletproof vests and give financial help to the families of officers killed on duty.
Family and friends remember El Paso police Officer David Ortiz
03/12/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
 For many who knew police Officer David Ortiz it's almost unbelievable a year has gone by since he died. For Ortiz's family the death is still fresh in their hearts.
Craig Hospital Welcome for Injured Wichita Officer
03/11/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
We are inviting all brothers and sisters in blue, and friends of law enforcement who can attend, to be at Craig to welcome and show support for Officer Brian Arterburn and his wife.
Going Home Farewell Send Off for Wounded Officer Kevin Holtry
03/07/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Please be at Craig Hospital tomorrow, March 8th at Noon, to help us send off Officer Kevin Holtry (Boise PD). Please drop by to wish him well as he returns to Boise to start the next chapter of his life. Please share! "He's a warrior," said Dr. Mark Johansen, the hospital's medical director.
2017 NHPA Golf Tournament & Annual Meeting June 19, 2017
03/06/17 - New Hampshire Police Association
Please join us on June 19, 2017 at the NHPA Golf Tournament & Annual Meeting at the beautiful Passaconaway Country Club in Litchfield NH. Registration at 7:00am with a shotgun start at 8:00am. Voting for the NHPA Board will be open from 7:00am to 12:00pm. Results will be announced during the Annual Meeting.
2017 NHPA Golf Tournament & Annual Meeting June 19, 2017
03/06/17 - New Hampshire Police Association
2017 NHPA Golf Tournament & Annual Meeting
03/06/17 - New Hampshire Police Association
2017 NHPA President's Dinner June 23, 2017
03/06/17 - New Hampshire Police Association
Please join the NHPA Board of Directors as we honor our outgoing and incoming Presidents at our President's Dinner June 23, 2017 from 5:00pm to 10:00pm at the Alpine Club, 175 Putnam St., Manchester NH.
D.A.R.E. Softball Fundraiser June 3, 2017
03/06/17 - New Hampshire Police Association
March 2017 Gendarme
03/02/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
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SLPOA Endorsements – March 7th 2017 Election
03/01/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
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St. Patrick's Day Parade to Honor First Responders
03/01/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
The Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in St. Louis will take place on Saturday, March 11, 2017 and will be dedicated to the city of St. Louis’ First Responders. Leading the 48th annual parade will be parade founder and St. Louis Irish Consul Joseph McGlynn, Jr.
Allen: Police don’t want immigration duties
03/01/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
El Paso Police Chief Greg Allen says his department isn’t interested in taking on federal immigration enforcement duties. That’s what he told about 100 people at last Wednesday’s Central Business Association luncheon.
20 Years After the North Hollywood Shootout, Echoes of the Terror Remain
02/28/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
LAPD Officer James Zboravan was two months and eight days out of the police academy when he faced a barrage of machine-gun fire, shot and wounded a bank robber and dove across unarmored officers to shield them with his bulletproof vest. He was shot four times before leaping through an exploding glass doorway. “There was no time to be scared. It’s not a macho thing.
Funeral Services for Retired Detective Alfredo "Freddie" Bonilla
02/27/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers’ Association sadly announces the passing of retired Detective Alfredo "Freddie" Bonilla #52.  He passed away at the age of 80.     (Ret.) Detective Bonilla served the El Paso community as a peace officer for many years.      Funeral Services for (Ret.
Denver Sheriffs FOP Lodge 27 & Community Rally for Safety
02/17/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
On Wednesday, February 22, 2017 the Denver Sheriffs FOP Lodge 27 is joining with groups representing the Denver Community in speaking out over serious concerns involving the Denver Jail and safety issues.
Public safety one of many goals for 2020, says El Paso leaders
02/16/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
El Paso officials gathered Thursday to discuss how the city will grow within the next 3 years. Public safety made its way to the front of discussions. City council, the mayor and the city manager gathered with the heads of all city departments to break down the 20 key projects and goals it has for the next three years.
Feds, Texas Police Search for Suspect Who Opened Fire on Officers
02/16/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
A suspect wanted in a federal manhunt opened fire on law enforcement Tuesday. According to MySanAntonio.com, local and state law enforcement joined a federal manhunt for the suspect and attempted to take the man into custody in a restaurant parking lot. The suspect resisted and opened fire on police. One bullet went through a glass pane of the restaurant, but no one was injured.
Union will not back El Paso police officers charged with sexual assault
02/13/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers Association does not back officers who are facing criminal charges, with minor exceptions. ABC-7 spoke with union President Sgt. Ron Martin after two El Paso police officers were charged with sexual assault.
Texas Hold’em Tournament & Raffle
02/08/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
The FOP Foundation has organized this event to help raise funds to assist one of our brothers in dire need of financial support. Deputy Sheriff Michael "Law-Dawg" Nester, a member of the Fraternal Order of Police, has been diagnosed with lung cancer and is currently undergoing aggressive chemo and radiation treatments to battle this horrific disease. Help is needed to offset the growing financial burden.
Study: Stress Can Leave Police Officers More Vulnerable to Disease
02/07/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
For most people, cortisol, the vital hormone that controls stress, increases when they wake up. It’s the body’s way of preparing us for the day.
H.R. 785 RIGHT-TO-WORK ACT
02/05/17 - Pennsylvania State Lodge FOP
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Woman accused of injuring El Paso police officer in drunken crash denies allegation
02/02/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
A woman accused of driving while intoxicated and injuring an El Paso police officer says she is not guilty. Sherry Lorraine Rodriguez pleaded not guilty in court on Wednesday. Rodriguez is accused of crashing into a police vehicle and seriously injuring Officer Andy Rodriguez in December.
Jay Schroeder for Pension Trustee
01/31/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
SLPOA Endorsements - City Elections
01/31/17 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
•             Mayor – Lyda Krewson  •             Comptroller – Darlene Green •             Ald.
2017 EPMPOA Fallen Officers Memorial Car Show
01/27/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association will host the inaugural Fallen Officers Memorial Car Show on Saturday, April 1, 2017.  The event will be held at Hooters Restaurant, 1170 Sunmount Dr. near Cielo Vista Mall.  Registration and set up begins at 8:30 AM and the car show and judging will start at 10:00 AM.
DSD Use of Force Task Force Training and Transparency Sub-Committee - August 2016 Social Climate Survey
01/25/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
The DSD “Use of Force Social Climate” has been completed and we encourage Denver Deputies to review the completed results at the website link at the bottom of this page, and then provide the FOP with any responses you have.
Photos, videos: Cops, demonstrators across the US connect during Women's March
01/24/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Cops, demonstrators across the US connect during Women's March On Saturday, millions of people across the nation and abroad gathered together to march for women's rights in one of the largest demonstrations in United States history.
FOP of Ohio Mourns the Loss of One of Their Own
01/24/17 - Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc.
January 24, 2017 For Immediate Release   "Today has been a tragic day. First, a driver was killed in an accident along Interstate 90 near Cleveland. Then, Police Officer David Fahey responded to that accident and in the process of diverting traffic away was hit and killed by another driver. The driver then fled the scene of the accident.
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