First Annual Casino Night

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 Hosted by the Carrollton Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association

Contest - Petals and Stems

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Frances Cruz is a supporter of the Carrollton Police Association and has entered a contest with Petals and Stems, a local floral store. They are seeking votes on floral arrangements through their website which were created by six participants. One of the arrangements was created by Frances Cruz. If Frances Cruz wins, a donation will be made to the Carrollton Police Officers Association on her beha...
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National Police Week honored 135 fallen

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In 2016, the profession of law enforcement, and our nation, lost 135 police officers in the line of duty. This national figure is the highest it has been since 2001, with nearly half of these brave men and women having been killed in ambush-style attacks; with the remaining being a result of various other incidents, including traffic-related accidents and suffering heart attacks on the job. This M...
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55th National Police Week

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May 2017 marks the 55th year by which our nation will pay tribute to the men and women of our local, state and federal peace officers. National Police Week is an annual event, conceived from “Police Day”, which was created in 1962, when President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation, designating May 15 as a time in which our nation would pause, gather, and most of all, to remember, those brave me...
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Carrollton Local Businesses we need your help

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Once a year we reach out to the businesses in our local community asking you for your support.  Annually we look at how we can increase our impact in our community, and we continually strive to outdo our previous year. Your support allows us to make a bigger impact in the community we both share. Here is your chance to join the Carrollton POA's community outreach mission. Join us by donating ...
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Chick-fil-a Appreciation Plaque

Chick-fil-a Appreciation Plaque
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The Carrollton Police Officers Association would like to thank Chris Wright and his team at Chick-fi-la in Carrollton for partnering with us to make our annual Daddy Daughter Dance a success!! We appreciate your support!

CPOA Backs the Following Candidates for May 6th Election

CPOA Backs the Following Candidates for May 6th Election
The Carrollton Police Officers Association is proud to announce our endorsements for the upcoming general election for Mayor and Council Places 2, 4 and 6. The election will be held on May 6, 2017. Steve Babick for Mayor Trent Teague, Council Place 2 Frances Cruz, Council Place 4 Young Sung, Council Place 6 Information about the election and these candidates can be found at the following link: htt...
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We Need Your Support Now More than Ever

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We proudly protect our communities, children, and families, despite the difficult year the brave men and women of Law Enforcement has had to face. It is not an easy job, but we wear our badge with a humble pride and seek to make the community we share a safer place to live and work. That’s why I am asking for your help. At the time you receive this letter there have been 138 line of duty deaths of...
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"Smith Strong" T-shirt Fundraiser!

"Smith Strong" T-shirt Fundraiser!
Help show your support for Dallas Police Sergeant Smith by placing an order for a "Smith Strong" T-shirt! Pre-Order your Smith Strong T-shirts. All profits will benefit the Smith Family. Youth t-shirts $10 Adult t-shirts $15 Click here to Submit T-Shirt Order *At this time, we are only accepting cash. You can pick up your t-shirts: July 30th: When: 10 AM - 2 PM Where: J. Macklin's 130 N Denton Tap...
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14 people shot, 5 officers killed in shooting at Dallas protest

14 people shot, 5 officers killed in shooting at Dallas protest
Mayor Mike Rawlings has confirmed 12 police officers were shot and five were killed in an attack by snipers in downtown Dallas at a peaceful protest of officer-involved shootings across the country on Thursday night. "The National Latino Law Enforcement Organization is saddened by the loss of life of our 4 Dallas Police Officers and the 1 DART Officer. These heroes died at the hands of coward...
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Honoring American Heroes, Past and Present

Honoring American Heroes, Past and Present
Law enforcement officers are people like you and me who want to make a difference. Serving the communities that we all share is just a part of what these humble heroes do. Standing up for those who can not stand up for themselves is just in their blood. Despite the dangers, they proudly put on their uniforms and badges every day, for us. National Peace Officer’s Memorial Day has become a day for u...
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Calling all Local Businesses

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Small 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 Click here to open Flyer - PDF    

The State of Policing in America Reported by MSNBC

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Most 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 sho...
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#GivingTuesday

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December 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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Enhancing teachers’ response to active threats

Enhancing teachers’ response to active threats
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When you say the words “first responders” who comes to mind? Police, Fireman, EMT? But what about teachers? It is no longer adequate to place all of the responsibility for our children’s safety in the hands of our teachers during an attack and not take the time to properly train them to accomplish that task. Nor is it acceptable to simply tell them, "Lock your classroom door, turn out the lights, ...
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Domestic Violence

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You can feel so vulnerable during domestic violence situations. Here are some protection tips for you at home while you are still with your abuser, in your car, and with your cell phone. I am also including tips regarding your finances, belongings, and reputation to help you feel more in control. Abuser's want total control over you. If they can't have you, they may try to destroy you in every way...
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Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention
Simple Crime Prevention: Anyone can be a target of even the simplest of crimes. Here are some tips to keep you safe in your everyday life: -Always be aware of your surroundings and who is around you. Take time to observe what people are wearing and what they look like in case you have to describe it later to someone. -Do not leave any items in your car that may be seen as valuable to someone else....
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Internet and Website Safety Tips

Internet and Website Safety Tips
Internet and Website Safety Tips: Though there have been many scares about what can happen to children or teenagers on the internet, adults should be safe as well. There is no limit to the amount of risk adults come in contact with such as sexual predators, criminals who are seeking out your personal information on social networking sites, buying habits, frequently used sites, and many others. Her...
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