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Retirement Dinner Major Joseph Cifelli
New Jersey Law Enforcement Commanding Officers Association
Jenks FOP Dodge Ball Tourn.
Oklahoma State Fraternal Order of Police
Hancock Administration Fires Top Denver FOP Leader in What Clearly is a Union Busting Move
Longmont Fraternal Order of Police
Hancock Administration Fires Top Denver FOP Leader in What Clearly is a Union Busting Move
South Metro MN Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 14
State Probation Officer Returned to Work by Arbitrator
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Retirement Dinner Major Joseph Cifelli
01/27/15 - New Jersey Law Enforcement Commanding Officers Association
Any Member in Good Standing wishing to attend the Retirement Dinner for Major Joseph Cifelli on Friday, February 20, 2015 at Portuguese Manor (6 PM – 10 PM) in Perth Amboy. Please see attached flier for additional information.   Must send RSVP to Matthew.Kyle@NJLECOA.org by January 30, 2015.
Jenks FOP Dodge Ball Tourn.
01/26/15 - Oklahoma State Fraternal Order of Police
Jenks Optimist Club Dodgeball Tournament Jenks Middle School Gym 3019 E. 101st ST., Tulsa, OK Saturday, FEBRUARY 21, 2015 Elementary & Middle School Games:  10:00 a.m. High School & Adult games:  1:00 p.m.
Hancock Administration Fires Top Denver FOP Leader in What Clearly is a Union Busting Move
01/24/15 - Longmont Fraternal Order of Police
In what has been an ongoing effort to seriously weaken or destroy the Denver Sheriffs Deputies FOP Lodge 27, the City of Denver fired one the FOP’s top leaders and most outspoken advocates for union rights yesterday (1-22-15).  This action was the aftermath of an investigation of a false complaint filed against Frank Gale.
Hancock Administration Fires Top Denver FOP Leader in What Clearly is a Union Busting Move
01/24/15 - South Metro MN Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 14
IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM THE COLORADO FOP CONCERNING THE FIRING OF FRANK GALE:  ?Brothers & Sisters of The Fraternal Order of Police, In what has been an ongoing effort to seriously weaken or destroy the Denver Sheriffs Deputies FOP Lodge 27, the City of Denver fired one the FOP’s top leaders and most outspoken advocates for union rights yesterday (1-22-15).
State Probation Officer Returned to Work by Arbitrator
01/24/15 - NAPSO / CWA Local 9110
A State Parole & Probation Officer and member of the Nevada State Law Enforcement Officers Association (also a NAPSO member) was terminated for allegations of falsifying time sheets, neglect of duty, insubordination and untruthfulness.
Overtime Detail- Treasurer's Office
01/23/15 - Wayne County Deputy Sheriffs' Association
Please see the attached overtime detail offered to all Certifed Deputies and Corporals.
Hancock Administration Fires Top Denver FOP Leader in What Clearly is a Union Busting Move
01/23/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
In what has been an ongoing effort to seriously weaken or destroy the Denver Sheriffs Deputies FOP Lodge 27, the City of Denver fired one the FOP’s top leaders and most outspoken advocates for union rights yesterday (1-22-15).  This action was the aftermath of an investigation of a false complaint filed against Frank Gale.
Denver Mayor Hancock Adminstration Engaging in Union Busting
01/22/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
The Colorado FOP is by far this state's largest union and we will be joining our brothers and sisters of the Denver Sheriffs Lodge 27 in their fight for survival.
National FOP 2nd Vice-President Gale's US Senate Testimony on Profiling & Racism
01/21/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
National FOP 2nd Vice-President Frank Gale's testimony in front of the US Senate sub-committee on Racial Profiling on April 17, 2012 is as pertinent now as it was then. His testimonmy is the 7 minute video below and in the attached sownloadable pdf file at the bottom of this article.  Please take the time to listen or read.
Frank Gale Announces His Candidacy for Re-Election as National FOP 2nd Vice-President
01/21/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Colorado FOP is very pleased to announce that Frank Gale, current National FOP 2nd Vice-President will seek another term on the National FOP Executive Board as 2nd Vice-President. Frank was the Colorado State FOP President for 8 years.
Elko County Deputy Sheriffs join NAPSO !!!
01/19/15 - NAPSO / CWA Local 9110
On January 1, 2015, the Elko County Deputy Sheriff's Association proudly joined the other 18 full Associations and 2 individual groups affiliated with NAPSO.
Police Body Cams - Our Advice "Be Careful What You Ask For"
01/17/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
The momentum behind body video cams is brought with the idea that police encounters will be recorded and that somehow those recordings will reveal the truth of what transpired in that encounter. That may or may not prove to be the case. One thing is for certain with body cams the world will see who the real "pendejos" are in these encounters. And its not the police.
LAW ENFORCEMENT MUST WATCH VIDEO: Fraternal Order of Police Testimony & Answers to President's Task Force on Policing
01/16/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Since the Ferguson incident in August our profession has been under unprecedented one-sided attacks by the media and some politicians.  Law enforcement officers across this country are being painted with a broad brush as being racist and insensitive.
LAW ENFORCEMENT MUST WATCH VIDEO: Fraternal Order of Police Testimony & Answers to President's Task Force on Policing
01/16/15 - Longmont Fraternal Order of Police
Since the Ferguson incident in August our profession has been under unprecedented one-sided attacks by the media and some politicians.  Law enforcement officers across this country are being painted with a broad brush as being racist and insensitive.
Cop Easy Instructions To Securing Your Facebook Page
01/14/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
This is a reprint of an online article published on “Law Enforcement Social”. Law enforcement personnel who use Facebook for personal reasons need to secure their pages. It's not only for your safety, but your family and co-worker's safety as well. The online security and safety of law enforcement is paramount today.
Exit Interview
01/13/15 - Deputy Sheriff's Association of Bexar County
In response to the high turnover rate within the Bexar County Sheriff's Office, DSABC has generated an Exit Interview.  We would like to keep track of why officers are leaving this department.  The form can be printed and mailed, scanned and emailed, faxed or dropped off at the DSABC office.  (emails can be sent to jovan.cardenas@dsabc.org) Thank you for your cooperation.
RETIRED LAW ENFORCEMENT JOB OPPORTUNITY - COLORADO
01/13/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Scottrade is headquartered in St. Louis Missouri.  Their Colorado location is at 10955 Westmoor Drive, in Westminster. The candidate will be hired by Scottrade, Inc. for our location in Colorado; this is a full time armed security officer position, hours are from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
A Tribute to Those Who Wear The Badge
01/13/15 - FOP Tulsa Lodge 93
A citizen, James Foy came by my office yesterday and wanted to thank ALL Tulsa Police Offciers for their service to the citizens of Tulsa. He had written a poem and wanted it shared with all that wear the badge. This is becoming the norm, citizens thanking us for the job we do. Keep up the good work as always.
LAS ANIMAS COUNTY JOINT FOP & SHERIFF’S OFFICE MEDIA STATEMENT – IMMEDIATE RELEASE
01/12/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
On December 1, 2014 the Las Animas County Commissioners signed an illegal resolution stopping the payment of all overtime and compensatory time for the entire month of December 2014 for the Las Animas County Sheriff’s Office. This resolution is in direct violation of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act. The LAC Commissioners claimed that the Sheriff’s Office was 8% over budget for overtime for the year. This claim is completely false and is another chapter in the continued lack of understanding of budget issues by the LAC Commissioners when it pertains to the Las Animas County Sheriff’s Office.
Law Enforcement Appreciation Day (L.E.A.D.)
01/09/15 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers’ Association encourages area residents to participate in “Law Enforcement Appreciation Day” (L.E.A.D.) today, Friday, January 09, 2015.  This is a national day of support for law enforcement officers.  For more information on National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, please click here to watch the public service announcement.
L.E.A.D.
01/09/15 - Connecticut State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police
The National Fraternal Order of Police has partnered with Concerns Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) and law enforcement associations across America on January 9, 2015 which has been designated as National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. Please share this information with members in your states.
Law Enforcement Appriciaton Day (LEAD)
01/08/15 - Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc.
In connection with the Law Enforcement Appreciation Day on January 9, 2015 we are asking local lodges to encourage its members and supporters to do one, some or all of the following: 1)  Encourage a “See a police officer?  Thank a police officer.
NFOP Day on the Hill 2015
01/08/15 - Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc.
Your participation in this year's Day on the Hill is of critical importance as the 114th Congress will be sworn in early next year. We need to make our voices heard at the start of this First Session and work hard to ensure that our issues are considered in the next two years. Please attend if you can­we need your participation.
Jefferson County Sgt Sean Renfro Gave His Life Helping Others
01/06/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Sgt Sean Renfro was taken too soon. He lost his life helping others during a dangerous time on the icy roads in Conifer Colorado. This fund is to help his family with unexpected financial strain that comes with a loss. He is survived by a mother, wife and four children. Let's try to take some of the burden away while they are going through this difficult time.
FOP Demands Expanding Hate Law Statute To Include Police
01/06/15 - Longmont Fraternal Order of Police
~~Citing the murder of two police officers in New York City last month, the National Fraternal Order of Police has called for expanding the existing federal hate crimes statute to include police officers who are targeted for violence because they are cops.
FOP Demands Expanding Hate Law Statute To Include Police
01/06/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Citing the murder of two police officers in New York City last month, the National Fraternal Order of Police has called for expanding the existing federal hate crimes statute to include police officers who are targeted for violence because they are cops.
Enough is Enough: FOP President Calls on Congress to Expand Hate Crimes Law to Protect Police
01/05/15 - South Metro MN Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 14
Enough is Enough: FOP President Calls on Congress to Expand Hate Crimes Law to Protect Police January 5, 2015 at 12:49pm Chuck Canterbury, National President of the Fraternal Order of Police, has called on Congress to expand the Federal hate crime laws to protect law enforcement officers and punish those who target these dedicated public servants.
Young People Making a Difference in New York City
01/03/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Our country needs more of this. Positive communications is the key and these young people are unlocking the door. "I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character." - Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King was talking about ALL skin color. Respect is earned, never given or demanded. Another story worth sharing. This is outstanding.
Officer donates own money for boy's funeral
01/03/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Another great report by Ch 9 News reporter Anastasia Bolton. Officer Rick Redmond exemplifies the honor of our profession. He cares very much about his profession and the community he serves. We are proud to have him in our ranks and as a member of Littleton Police FOP Lodge 26. Please share this story. KUSA- This story has both heart and heartache.
Dear Officer, I See You.....
01/02/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Dear Officer, I want you to know that I see you. I see you choose the booth in the restaurant that allows you to have your back against the wall. I see you walking to your next traffic stop while you hope that it isn’t your last. I see you pulled over, two hours past your shift, as you finish your reports under a street light.
Update Personal Information
01/02/15 - Deputy Sheriff's Association of Bexar County
Provide the DSABC office with an updated mailing and email address so that you can stay informed with information such as newsletters, upcoming events, updates on grievances, the progress of the Board of Directors with the upcoming contract and other DSABC matters.  Correct information must also be updated to receive any mailers from CLEAT.
NYC Mayor DeBlasio's Cop Out
01/02/15 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
So it’s come to this: On the weekend New York City buries another of its Finest, Detective Wenjian Liu, the focus is on the mayor — and whether police officers will again turn their backs on him.  NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton calls the gesture “inappropriate.
Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
01/02/15 - Pennsylvania State Lodge FOP
                      
Collective Negotiations Agreement 2011 - 2015
01/01/15 - New Jersey Law Enforcement Commanding Officers Association
Please see the final version of the 2011-2015 collective negotiations agreement between the State of New Jersey and NJLECOA, which is attached for your convenience in PDF.  In addition, the document was posted on the union website under contracts.
HRB 99-01 Drug Testing Policy
01/01/15 - New Jersey Law Enforcement Commanding Officers Association
As discussed at the December Monthly Meeting, Please see the Department of Corrections, Human Resources Bulletin 99-01 as amended November 6, 2009 "Drug Testing Policy", which is attached for your convenience in PDF.
Happy New Year 2015 - Remembering 2014
01/01/15 - Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc.
HERE IS TO A HEALTHY, PROSPEROUS, HAPPY AND SAFE 2015! 2014 is over. Looking back, it has been a year we will all remember: • We will remember the tragic murder of Akron FOP 7 member Justin Winebrenner. • We will remember all of our brothers and sisters who were forced from this great profession due to injuries sustained protecting our communities.
Polar Bear Plunge
01/01/15 - New Jersey Law Enforcement Commanding Officers Association
The association will sponsor any member ($100) wishing to attend the Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside Heights on February 21, 2015. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with the Plunge scheduled for 1 p.m. http://www.sonj.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Seaside-Plunge-Registration-Form-2015.pdf
Happy New Years
12/31/14 - Deputy Sheriff's Association of Bexar County
With the celebration of the New Year and the recent target on police officers or those in uniform, be careful of your surroundings. Celebrate the new year with caution and good decision making. If you drink do not drive. Utilize what DSABC has provided to its members. All members may be provided a Yellow Cab or Towne Car Voucher that will authorize a taxi ride to a members residence. Pick up your ID at the DSABC office.
HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015!!!!!
12/31/14 - New Jersey Law Enforcement Commanding Officers Association
 To accomplish great things,  We must not only act,  But also dream,  Not only plan but also believe,  Best wishes for New Year 2015  Happy New Year.  The Executive Board.
FOP Participates in State Legislators' Round Table Discussion on Policing & Community Issues
12/30/14 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Representative Rhonda Fields and Senator Michael Johnson hosted a Colorado Roundtable Discussion yesterday on community policing and trust with law enforcement. The purpose of the meeting was to have a meaningful dialogued conversation with law enforcement, relevant agencies and community partners on recommendations to keep communities safe while building public trust.
FOP Participates in State Legislators' Round Table Discussion on Policing & Community Issues
12/30/14 - Longmont Fraternal Order of Police
Representative Rhonda Fields and Senator Michael Johnson hosted a Colorado Roundtable Discussion yesterday on community policing and trust with law enforcement. The purpose of the meeting was to have a meaningful dialogued conversation with law enforcement, relevant agencies and community partners on recommendations to keep communities safe while building public trust.
FOP MEMBERS – IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM THE NATIONAL FOP
12/30/14 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
The Colorado Fraternal Order of Police is joining the National Fraternal Order of Police; C.O.P.S and other law enforcement organization is recognizing January 9th as National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.  The National Fraternal Order of Police has partnered with C.O.P.S. and law enforcement associations across America on this event.
FOP MEMBERS – IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM THE NATIONAL FOP
12/30/14 - Longmont Fraternal Order of Police
The Colorado Fraternal Order of Police is joining the National Fraternal Order of Police; C.O.P.S and other law enforcement organization is recognizing January 9th as National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.  The National Fraternal Order of Police has partnered with C.O.P.S. and law enforcement associations across America on this event.
STATEMENT OF NATIONAL PRESIDENT CHUCK CANTERBURY ON OFFICER SAFETY AND VIGILANCE 12/29/2014
12/30/14 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
In light of several assassination attempts on police officers across this country this last weekend, coming on the heels of the tragedy involving NYPD, the President of the National Fraternal Order of Police has released the following statement to all in law enforcement. We need not remind you this threat is not isolated to the streets.
Police Death Soar 24% in 2014 with Ambush Attacks Leading Cause
12/30/14 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Law enforcement fatalities in the United States rose 24 percent in 2014 to 126 and ambush-style attacks were the No. 1 cause of felonious officer deaths for the fifth straight year, according to preliminary data from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.
Hartfor Courant Op-Ed by FOP Lodge #33 Secretary
12/30/14 - Connecticut State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police
I am a police officer, and I have been angry. For months, I have heard the attacks on my fellow officers. I have seen the media and the Al Sharptons take common criminals and turn them into martyrs. I have seen people who have never worn a badge or put their lives on the line comment on police procedures.
STATEMENT OF NATIONAL PRESIDENT CHUCK CANTERBURY ON OFFICER SAFETY AND VIGILANCE
12/29/14 - FRATERNAL ORDER OF POLICE
Law enforcement officers have always served in harm's way. However, in recent weeks all law enforcement officers have become targets of opportunity for assassins and hate-filled individuals actively seeking to do us harm. This is a growing threat and I urge all of our members and our brother and sisters everywhere, in every jurisdiction, to exercise extreme caution while on their beats.
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