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Register today for 2022 POLC/GELC Labor Conference, choice of leisure activity

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: June 29, 2022


Register today for a discounted relaxing fall getaway in beautiful downtown Traverse City during the 2022 POLC/GELC Annual Conference. Reserve your room in the luxurious Park Place Hotel & Conference Center by Aug. 15 to receive the POLC/GELC discount price for the Sept. 14-16, 2022 conference. Make your selection of a leisure afternoon on the […]

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2022 Summer Journal features Weiler Scholars, Annual Conference registration

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: June 29, 2022


The POLC is recognizing top achieving local Police Academy Cadets with awards named in honor of retired POLC/GELC Director Richard R. Weiler. View the Summer 2022 Police Officers Journal to read the first articles written about cadet recipients. Join us for the Annual POLC/GELC Labor Conference in scenic Traverse City this September! Register today to […]

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Union leader remembered, Reps lead way with groundbreaking contracts in Winter 2022 Journal

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: February 21, 2022


The Unions lost an integral leader Feb. 4 with the passing of POLC/GELC Executive Committee member Collin Birnie, a Flint Police Captain, following a head-on collision. Contract settlements continue to break ground in a myriad of ways as Labor Reps amp up negotiations in response to pandemic challenges. The Unions welcomed two new Labor Representatives […]

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Fall 2021 Journal features outstanding service, numerous contract settlements

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: October 21, 2021


POLC and GELC Labor Representatives helped several units successfully negotiate contracts in recent months, packing the Fall 2021 Journal with summaries of the latest settlement agreements. After a year hiatus, the POLC/GELC Annual Meeting & Labor Seminar brought members back to Traverse City this September for a getaway combining business and pleasure. Members voted in […]

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3 POLC-represented police departments awarded over $187,000 in grant funding

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: October 11, 2021


Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced that three POLC-represented police departments are among the 12 recipients of over $1 million in grant funding through the U.S. Department of Justice. Big Rapids Police Department was awarded $75,000; Brownstown Township Police Department received $74,335 and Houghton Police Department was awarded $37,903 in grant funds supporting law enforcement agencies seeking […]

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Summer Police Officers Journal 2021 arrives as pandemic wanes

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: June 17, 2021


As the pandemic slows and the state’s COVID-19 Emergency Orders are being lifted, it’s the perfect time to register for the POLC/GELC Annual Conference, scheduled for September. Last year’s conference, like many events, was canceled due to COVID-19. National Police Week 2021 featured several virtual events this May, but in-person events in Washington D.C. will […]

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Winter 2021 Police Officers Journal recognizes officer heroism, losses during pandemic

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: February 9, 2021


The Winter 2021 Police Officers Journal features POLC officers who were awarded for their bravery under extreme circumstances. Six officers received 2020 POLC Outstanding Service Awards and national attention for their acts of heroism. This edition also serves as somber recognition of the fact that many law enforcement officers have paid the ultimate price as […]

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Like, Follow POLC on Facebook

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: July 17, 2019


To encourage member communications, the Police Officers Labor Council is now active on Facebook. POLC members are encouraged to Like and Follow Police Officers Labor Council on Facebook  for law enforcement news, member updates and more. If there is something you would like to Share on POLC’s Facebook site, click on the Message link to […]

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