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Hillsdale County Deputies unite at World Police & Fire Games

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: August 7, 2015

— By Jennifer Foley, POJ Editor Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Sgt. Bill Mosher is a long-time participant in the World Police & Fire Games (WPFG) and this year three of his co-workers joined him. Mosher powerlifted in the games, held June 26 to July 5, 2015 in Fairfax, Virginia, winning another gold medal in his age […]

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Fruitport Township Officers buy car seat for needy family

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: April 29, 2015

— Excerpted from media reports Two Fruitport Township Police Officers went the extra mile to help out a family in need instead of ticketing a driver for transporting an infant unrestrained. And one of those POLC Officers has been honored twice for saving someone’s life. Officers James Hodges and Jason Pavlige were responding to a […]

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Flint ordered to pay part of health care increases

Posted by: ignite Posted date: February 17, 2015

The City of Flint was ordered to pay the difference between the health care costs imposed on Flint Police Captains and Lieutenants and the costs for the increases “they would have been responsible under the new law had they been allowed to change to the least expensive health insurance plan,” according to an Administrative Law […]

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Officer’s act of kindness gains notice in media

Posted by: Jennifer Gomori Posted date: February 17, 2015

Emmett Township Department of Public Safety Officer Ben Hall was just doing what officers all over the country do everyday when he opted to buy a booster seat for a woman instead of handing her a ticket. But unlike other officers who don’t receive public recognition for their acts of kindness, news of this POLC […]

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POLC units give back to their community

Posted by: ignite Posted date: January 15, 2015

Photo by Emily Brouwer of The Holland Sentinel  Ottawa County Central Dispatch and Holland Police Department, both Police Officers Labor Council (POLC) units, were among area public safety departments to “adopt” two needy families for Christmas, according to an article in the Holland Sentinel. Area businesses also assisted by providing gifts for the Holland and Zeeland […]

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