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2017 police suicides expected to exceed LOD deaths

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: July 17, 2018


— By POJ Editor Jennifer Gomori with excerpts from lawofficer.com, Lansing State Journal & other media reports A high number of suicides among law enforcement officers in 2017 has reversed what was hoped to be a declining trend. There were 102 self-inflicted deaths identified, but suicides for the year are really expected to be 140, […]

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Big push underway for final state Law Enforcement memorial donations

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: June 6, 2018


— By Jennifer Gomori, POJ Editor with excerpts from Lansing State Journal The finish line is in sight for the Michigan Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Monument (MLEOM) to raise the needed funds to begin construction, but so is the end of a state matching grant which makes it possible. The MLEOM Commission needs your help […]

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Line-of-duty deaths are lowest in 4 years

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: March 9, 2018


— Excerpted from National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) Law enforcement line-of-duty deaths nationwide over the past year were lower than they’ve been the past four years, according to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF), a nonprofit group that has long tracked officer fatalities. The NLEOMF announced in its 2017 Preliminary Law […]

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Washtenaw County hiring Court Security Officers

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: February 19, 2018


Washtenaw County Sheriff is hiring part-time Court Security Officers for several locations throughout Washtenaw County. Hired Officers would work three days per week with a flexible schedule. Qualified, retired Law Enforcement and Corrections Officers are being sought. Please see flyer below for more information and a link to apply.

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Line of duty deaths up 30 percent in first half of 2017

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: November 17, 2017


— Excerpted from National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) Law enforcement line of duty deaths rose by 30 percent during the first half of 2017 compared to the same time period last year, according to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF). NLEOMF officials issued the 2017 Mid-Year Law Enforcement Officer Fatalities Report […]

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Please help our brother and sister Officers affected by Hurricane Harvey

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: August 31, 2017


A letter from William J. Johnson, NAPO Executive Director and Michael “Mick” McHale, NAPO President As all of us in law enforcement are aware, Hurricane Harvey left a path of destruction in Texas and other areas of the Gulf Coast United States. Many homes flooded, were wiped out or burned to the ground. Many residents […]

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