NAPO VICTORY! – COPS Hiring Funds Can Be Used For Officer Retention

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF POLICE ORGANIZATIONS
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Washington, D.C – Today, the COPS Office announced the availability of the $1 billion stimulus funding under the COPS Hiring Recovery Program (CHRP) In addition to providing full funding for the hiring of new, full-time sworn officers, the CHRP grants can be used to retain officers who are scheduled to be laid off on a future date as a result of legal budget cuts.

NAPO has been working closely with Congress, the COPS Office and the administration to ensure that the $1 billion in funding appropriated by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act could be used for officer retention. This is a huge achievement for … Continue reading

2009 WPPA Bowling Tournament Registration

Hosted by Clark County

This tournament is open to all active and retired WPPA members and non-members of law enforcement and related fields.

The annual WPPA Bowling Tournament will be held on March 21 and 22, 2009, at Haines Strike Time Lanes, 11 S. Grand Avenue, in Neillsville Wisconsin, www.striketimelanes.com. Haines Strike Time Lanes is a 12 lane family owned facility with automatic scoring, wood lanes, full menu, snack bar and full service bar. There will be a DJ Saturday night.

All entries must be postmarked by March 14, 2009. However, in order to ensure that your requests for specific bowling times are met, we ask that you return your completed registration forms as soon as … Continue reading