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Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: January 11, 2019

Westland Police hiring now

The City of Westland is accepting applications for Police Officer Jan. 9, 2019 through Feb. 13, 2019. Applicants must be a citizen of the United States; not less than 21 years of age, or 19 years of age with United States military experience; have a high school diploma or GED (presented with application); valid driver […]

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Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: November 29, 2018

Battle Creek Police maximizing new facility

— By Jennifer Gomori, POJ Editor with excerpts from Battle Creek Police, Battle Creek Enquirer and WBCK 95.3 Battle Creek Police moved into their newly constructed larger facility in late summer and by early November workers were completing the teardown of the outgrown and outdated 1971 structure to make room for increased parking for city […]

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Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: January 14, 2019

Washington Report – Jan. 11, 2019

On Dec. 21, President Trump signed the FIRST STEP Act into law. With the enactment of the FIRST STEP Act, NAPO remains concerned that the greatest benefits of the Act go to high-recidivism offenders – most notably, drug traffickers, the most serious of whom also receive reduced mandatory minimum sentences under the Act. If history […]

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Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: January 16, 2019

Longtime Labor Rep Fred LaMaire remembered

The Police Officers Labor Council is sad to announce the passing of longtime POLC/GELC Labor Representative Fred LaMaire on Jan. 7, 2019. LaMaire, 78, of Hudsonville retired from the POLC/GELC in December 2016 after serving in Membership Services for several years. In all, he spent some 40 years representing police officers. A Marine for four […]

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