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NAPO condemns Amazon’s sale of ‘Blue Lives Murder’ merchandise

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: June 3, 2021

NAPO President Mick McHale recently sent a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos condemning the continued sale of “Blue Lives Murder” merchandise on Amazon.com. The anti-police propaganda includes t-shirts and face masks. Please click on the link below to read the letter.

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Detroit Tigers host Law Enforcement Appreciation Night in June

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: May 21, 2021

The Detroit Tigers are honoring heroes and supporting their survivors by hosting a Law Enforcement Appreciation Night June 24, 2021. The Tigers will play the Houston Astros at 7:10 p.m. Special discounted ticket pricing is available with a portion of each ticket package being donated to MI-C.O.P.S. (Concerns of Police Survivors). Since the state is […]

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Police Week 2021: Honoring outstanding bravery, sacrifice during the pandemic

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: May 13, 2021

The POLC would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to all the brave men and women who have made extraordinary sacrifices during the pandemic. We salute your bravery and valor during National Police Week, May 9-15, 2021. The names of 394 officers who paid the ultimate price to protect and serve will be added to […]

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NAPO expresses ‘profound disgust’ over USA TODAY editorial cartoon

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: April 28, 2021

NAPO President Michael McHale sent a Letter to the Editor of USA TODAY in response to an editorial cartoon that was published April 13, 2021 titled “The Game of Life or Death“. The editorial cartoon depicts two paths of life: one involving a White motorist and the other a Black motorist. Both were pulled over […]

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Police Week in-person events postponed, virtual events planned in May

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: March 31, 2021

National Police Week host organizers made the difficult, but necessary decision to postpone in-person events during Police Week May 9-15, 2021 due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Virtual events only will be planned for May, including the virtual Candlelight Vigil on May 13. Other National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial and Officer Safety & Wellness programs […]

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Wayne County Sheriff’s Office is first correctional facility in U.S. to install COVID-19 killing biodefense system

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: February 25, 2021

Wayne County Sheriff’s Office is the first correctional facility in the U.S. to install Integrated Viral Protection (IVP) indoor biodefense system in all three of its jail divisions, the Road Patrol and Sheriff’s Headquarters. IVP is the world’s only biodefense system proven to destroy COVID-19 (99.999%) and anthrax spores (99.98%) instantaneously, according to PR Newswire. […]

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COVID-19 causes 2020 surge in officer line-of-duty fatalities

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: February 15, 2021

COVID-19 has caused a surge in law enforcement line-of-duty deaths nationwide. Fatalities increased 96 percent over the prior year, according to the 2020 Law Enforcement Officers Fatalities Report. As of Dec. 31, 2020, 264 officers died in the line of duty compared to 135 in 2019. In the “Other” causes of death category, which includes […]

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NAPO encourages members to keep FBI agents, families in thoughts and prayers

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: February 3, 2021

NAPO is asking members to keep the FBI agents involved in the deadly attack Feb. 2 as well as their families in your thoughts and prayers. Two agents were shot to death and three others were wounded when they attempted to serve a search warrant at a Sunrise, Florida apartment. A gunman fired shots from […]

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Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum Commemorative Coins available for pre-order

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: February 1, 2021

To honor the extraordinary service and sacrifice of law enforcement officers throughout the history of the United States, the U.S. Mint, in partnership with the National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum, has created a series of three commemorative coins. The U.S. Mint has made these limited-edition, limited-quantity coins available for pre-order—with special introductory pricing through […]

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NAPO shares Biden’s planned Executive Orders, update on communications with administration

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: January 22, 2021

NAPO recently updated members on their communications with President Joseph Biden’s Administration in a letter to members below. Members are encouraged to view Biden’s planned Executive Orders the first 10 days in office, which is available in a link below. Dear NAPO members, We are continuing to open new, and maintain existing, lines of communication […]

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