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Police officers are exposed to a lot of noise that, over time, can affect their hearing. Untreated hearing loss may contribute to many healt...

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Telecommunicator of the Year jumps to aid of woman pulled from pool

– By Jennifer Gomori, POJ Editor with excerpts from Grand Haven Tribune Just days after he was honored for his service as Telecommunic...

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News Law Enforcement

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: April 3, 2020

CDC guidance on COVID-19 for law enforcement, caring for patients, isolation period

NAPO recently shared with members CDC guidance about caring for someone with the coronavirus and when they say it is safe to discontinue isolation. Also shared is CDC general guidance for law enforcement and a new document about cleaning and disinfecting facilities. “Some of the recommendations from this last document may be difficult to apply […]

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Posted by: jgomori Posted date: March 6, 2020

Lake Odessa Patrol joins POLC for parity without disturbing peace

By Jennifer Gomori, POJ Editor Lake Odessa Patrol hasn’t been unionized in years, but the idea of having representation from lawyers knowledgeable about police issues really appealed to them – so in October 2019 they chose POLC to represent them. “It just would be nice to have representation by a lawyer who is familiar with […]

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News New Legislation

Posted by: jgomori Posted date: April 3, 2020

NAPO addresses COVID-19 sick leave for emergency responders, need-based use of emergency funding

NAPO’s Director of Governmental Affairs Andy Edmiston shared the following details about two issues NAPO  is working on regarding recently passed COVID-19 response provisions. The first concerns how the federal government is implementing the new coronavirus-related paid sick leave policy passed as part of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) and its impact on […]

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Posted by: jgomori Posted date: March 31, 2020

Volunteer work inspires academy grad to become a Police Officer

By Jennifer Gomori, POJ Editor Jacob AC Yglesias’ volunteer work with the Detroit Goodfellows – distributing Christmas gifts to needy Detroit-area children – united him annually with Detroit Police while he was growing up. This past December, while applying for law enforcement positions, he was thankful for the help he received as recipient of a […]

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