Calling all Local Businesses

Carrollton Business Blog Post2Small businesses are a major contributor to the strength of our local economy.  Literally, small businesses are the backbone of our local community and we appreciate your investment and hard work to make our community a great place to live and work. According to the 2010 Census, 99.7% of U.S. employer firms are small businesses.  Almost half of the nation's private sector workforce is em......
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Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony - 2016

Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony - 2016

Memorial Ceremony to be held at the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial May 1-2, 2016 in Austin TX.  Hosted and coordinated by the Texas Chapters of the Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.).

May 1st 7:30pm Candlelight Vigil

May 2nd 11am Memorial Ceremony on the South Steps of the Texas Capitol

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The State of Policing in America Reported by MSNBC

MSNBCMost of us get up in the morning. go about our days and never think about our local law enforcement officers, unless we hear another negative story on the news.  There is a perception that there are a lot of bad cops out there.  However the reality is that 99.1% of Law Enforcement officers are NOT accused of any misconduct of any kind.    In 2015, 965 civilians were fatally sh......
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#GivingTuesday

Supported CharitiesDecember 1st is #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to giving back.  This is the time of year when we think about all that we are thankful for this holiday season.  We are thankful for each and every person out there backing the Carrollton POA. Throughout the year we work hard to give back to our local community in many ways. To view the organizations we sponsor and how we give back visit ou......
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Getting their attention: The heart behind the badge

Getting their attention: The heart behind the badge
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Cmdr. Mike Parker wrote an eye opening letter depicting his 31 years on the job. The letter shares Parker’s love of the job and the hardships a career in law enforcement can bring.Parker says, “I have buried my friends and seen their children grieve, feeling lost and alone, yet surrounded by a sea of uniforms.  I have seen the extreme cruelty that one human being ......
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