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WAVE 3 Louisville
Evansville man petitions to expand Police Merit Commissionthe Merit Commission. He tells us it is not as simple as presenting a petition
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 7 hours ago
the Merit Commission. He tells us it is not as simple as presenting a petition to the Mayor, but that it starts with the Fraternal Order of Police giving their blessing to City Council. From there, City Council can consider amending... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Evansville man petitions to expand Police Merit Commissionthe Merit Commission. He tells us it is not as simple as presenting a petition
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 8 hours ago
the Merit Commission. He tells us it is not as simple as presenting a petition to the Mayor, but that it starts with the Fraternal Order of Police giving their blessing to City Council. From there, City Council can consider amending... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago police union files labor complaint over new use-force changesbargaining agreement by implementing changes to its use-of-force policy without
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
bargaining agreement by implementing changes to its use-of-force policy without union approval. In its petition, the Fraternal Order of Police said this marks the latest in a pattern by city officials to make changes to Police Department... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago police union seeks to halt new use-of-force policyof a white police officer fatally shooting a black teenager prompted protests a
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 13 hours ago
of a white police officer fatally shooting a black teenager prompted protests and a Justice Department investigation. The Fraternal Order of Police said Friday the policy violates the collective bargaining agreement because the city didn’t... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chicago police union seeks to halt new use-force policyof a white police officer fatally shooting a black teenager prompted protests a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
of a white police officer fatally shooting a black teenager prompted protests and a Justice Department investigation. The Fraternal Order of Police said Friday the policy violates the collective bargaining agreement because the city didn't... Read more
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Daily Herald
Family of black man killed by Indianapolis police sue citythat the city does not comment on pending litigation. A message left for Rick
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
that the city does not comment on pending litigation. A message left for Rick Snyder, the president of the Indianapolis Fraternal Order of Police, was not immediately returned. A special prosecutor and the FBI are investigating Bailey's fatal... Read more
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Ogle County News
County board adopts hiring freeze due to red inkrevenues. He also recommended freezing wages, and said that will be part of up
Ogle County News / Posted yesterday
revenues. He also recommended freezing wages, and said that will be part of upcoming contract negotiations with the Fraternal Order of Police and other unions that represent some county employees. He said the Finance Committee has already... Read more
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Al.com
U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell makes endorsement in Birmingham mayor's raceout and vote on Oct. 3." Bell has served as mayor of Birmingham since 2010. W
Al.com / Posted yesterday
out and vote on Oct. 3." Bell has served as mayor of Birmingham since 2010. Woodfin recently received a new endorsement from the membership of the Birmingham Fraternal Order of Police. The body endorsed Bell prior to the Aug. 22 municipal elect... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly City Hall sits on pension deal infofor blue-collar workers will add to the fund. And while it has heralded recent
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
for blue-collar workers will add to the fund. And while it has heralded recent deals with blue-collar workers and the Fraternal Order of Police as “pension reform,” it won’t offer details on how these changes will reduce fund... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Divided Endorsement? Mayoral candidates both claim FOP endorsementWhen Randall Woodfin receives his letter of endorsement from the Fraternal Orde
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
When Randall Woodfin receives his letter of endorsement from the Fraternal Order of Police, both he and incumbent William Bell will have letters of endorsement from the FOP. “This endorsement means everyday working people want change,” Woodfin said... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Divided Endorsement? Mayoral candidates both claim FOP endorsementWhen Randall Woodfin receives his letter of endorsement from the Fraternal Orde
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
When Randall Woodfin receives his letter of endorsement from the Fraternal Order of Police, both he and incumbent William Bell will have letters of endorsement from the FOP. “This endorsement means everyday working people want change,” Woodfin said... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Ohio self defense gun law could change under Republican proposalme was that person's hands. As long as I can see his hands, I'm pretty comforta
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
me was that person's hands. As long as I can see his hands, I'm pretty comfortable that he can't hurt me," Thomas said. The Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio agrees with Thomas. But Uecker said people with shoulder injuries or arms in a sling... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Idaho Fraternal Order of Police backs Marsy's Law legislationBOISE, ID - The Idaho Fraternal Order of Police is throwing their support behin
KIVI Boise / Posted 2 days ago
BOISE, ID - The Idaho Fraternal Order of Police is throwing their support behind Marsy's Law legislation to be introduced during the 2018 session. Marsy's Law seeks to amend the state constitution to expand protections for the victims of... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
POLICE ABUSE: Officer on desk duty as police review use of force in arrest outside PPG Paints Arenaback to the Bureau of Police." "At the end of our process, we intend to public
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
back to the Bureau of Police." "At the end of our process, we intend to publicly share the results," Schubert said. The Fraternal Order of Police president Bob Swartzwelder released the following statement: "The matter at PPG is the subject of... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham police organization endorses Woodfin for mayorMembers of the Birmingham Fraternal Order of Police voted Tuesday night to endo
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
Members of the Birmingham Fraternal Order of Police voted Tuesday night to endorse Randall Woodfin for mayor. AL.com was told Woodfin received 30 votes and incumbent Birmingham Mayor William Bell received 13. Three members abstained from the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Birmingham FOP members back Woodfin for mayorThe Birmingham Fraternal Order of Police membership Tuesday night split with th
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
The Birmingham Fraternal Order of Police membership Tuesday night split with their leadership in who they want to endorse to be Birmingham’s next mayor. The FOP’s executive board announced they would support incumbent Mayor William Bell in the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Birmingham FOP members back Woodfin for mayorThe Birmingham Fraternal Order of Police membership Tuesday night split with th
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
The Birmingham Fraternal Order of Police membership Tuesday night split with their leadership in who they want to endorse to be Birmingham’s next mayor. The FOP’s executive board announced they would support incumbent Mayor William Bell in the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Red ink prompts hiring freeze in Ogle Countyboost revenues. He also recommended freezing wages, and said that will be part
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
boost revenues. He also recommended freezing wages, and said that will be part of upcoming contract negotiations with the Fraternal Order of Police and other unions that represent some county employees. Sparrow said the Finance Committee has... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fugitive ex-cop's wife takes the Fifth at pension hearingconsider reinstating the payments. In an interview after the hearing, board tr
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
consider reinstating the payments. In an interview after the hearing, board trustee Michael Shields, president of the Fraternal Order of Police Chicago Lodge 7, said Hicks had disgraced the Chicago police force and shouldn't have received a... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Why police shoot to killthey may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Cante
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
they may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police. “Once they arrive, the procedure is dictated by the person or persons at the scene. The response... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Bill would reduce penalty for failing to tell police of gunpermit holders are forbidden from carrying. House Bill 142 is still opposed th
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 days ago
permit holders are forbidden from carrying. House Bill 142 is still opposed the law enforcement groups like Ohio Fraternal Order of Police, chiefs of police, and sheriffs, who questioned such a move at a time when attacks on police are on... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Why police shoot to killthey may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Cante
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
they may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police. "Once they arrive, the procedure is dictated by the person or persons at the scene. The response... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Why police shoot to killthey may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Cante
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
they may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police. "Once they arrive, the procedure is dictated by the person or persons at the scene. The response... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Why police shoot to killthey may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Cante
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
they may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police. "Once they arrive, the procedure is dictated by the person or persons at the scene. The response... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Why police shoot to killthey may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Cante
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
they may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police. "Once they arrive, the procedure is dictated by the person or persons at the scene. The response... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Why police shoot to killthey may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Cante
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
they may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police. "Once they arrive, the procedure is dictated by the person or persons at the scene. The response... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Why police shoot to killthey may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Cante
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
they may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police. "Once they arrive, the procedure is dictated by the person or persons at the scene. The response... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Why police shoot to killthey may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Cante
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
they may be provided information that is not totally accurate, said Chuck Canterbury, the national president of the Fraternal Order of Police. "Once they arrive, the procedure is dictated by the person or persons at the scene. The response... Read more
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TribLIVE
New state police horse named after fallen Unity troopera brown and white horse, recently joined the unit, named after Trooper Michael
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
a brown and white horse, recently joined the unit, named after Trooper Michael P. Stewart III, 26, of Unity. The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 62 announced the horse's addition to the state police ranks in a Facebook post that noted a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 unions to initiate recall bidand firefighters plan to circulate petitions to recall City Directors Keith Lau
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and firefighters plan to circulate petitions to recall City Directors Keith Lau and Andre Good, Clark said. Fort Smith Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 39 President Anthony Parkinson said the unions will pursue petitions to recall Lorenz and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ligonier officer loved family, helping peoplebeen here since 2000. She's certainly going to be missed.” She was a member of
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
been here since 2000. She's certainly going to be missed.” She was a member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church and the Fraternal Order of Police, Westmoreland Lodge No. 23. As a child, her main interest was horses, her mother said. “She... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Kentucky Budget Director Admits Pension Underfunding Would Double If "Realistic Discount Rates" Usedif drastic measures aren't taken in the very near future. Nicolai Jilek, the l
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
if drastic measures aren't taken in the very near future. Nicolai Jilek, the legislative representative for the Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police, said expecting first responders to work until they are 60 is problematic given the physical... Read more
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Salon.com
Blue is not a raceclaims upon which “blue lives matter” legislation rest are inaccurate and misle
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
claims upon which “blue lives matter” legislation rest are inaccurate and misleading. In March, Jim Pasco from the Fraternal Order of Police (America’s most powerful police union), told the Huffington Post that targeted police violence is... Read more
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NJ Biz
Guadagno touts plan to lower property tax hikesyear. “We know this because we’ve seen it in past years,” Guadagno said. The
NJ Biz / Posted 4 days ago
year. “We know this because we’ve seen it in past years,” Guadagno said. The state’s Police Benevolence Association, the Fraternal Order of Police and the NJ Firefighters Union all generally have opposed the arbitration cap, but Guadagno said... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore County police brutality: What's the standard?State’s Attorney Scott Shellenberger for ever bringing charges in the first pla
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
State’s Attorney Scott Shellenberger for ever bringing charges in the first place. David Rose of the Baltimore County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 4 told The Baltimore Sun’s Jessica Anderson that Mr. Shellenberger will now have to “regain... Read more
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Salon.com
Why are US universities arming themselves with grenade launchers?them ever more intimately into the military-industrial complex. In August, Att
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
them ever more intimately into the military-industrial complex. In August, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced at a Fraternal Order of Police convention that Program 1033 would resume providing ex-military equipment to police organizations,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville churches come together for Hurricane Irma reliefChurch, Greater New Jerusalem Baptist, Abyssinia Missionary Baptist Church, the
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
Church, Greater New Jerusalem Baptist, Abyssinia Missionary Baptist Church, the Transforming Communities CDC and the Fraternal Order of Police are working with St. Paul Missionary Church of Jacksonville, where food and items were being handed... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Here’s how Northeast Florida groups are helping Hurricane Irma victimsand Transforming Communities CDC will distribute free food, clothing, toiletrie
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
and Transforming Communities CDC will distribute free food, clothing, toiletries, water and hot meals provided by the Fraternal Order of Police. The church is at 3738 Winton Drive in Jacksonville. • Food giveaway: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday... Read more
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ABC News
Cop relieved of duty after threat to 'choke the life out' of suspect: Police chiefapplaud the chief's action to take away this officer's weapon and badge," he sa
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
applaud the chief's action to take away this officer's weapon and badge," he said. Jason Pappas, president of the Fraternal Order of Police Capital City Lodge No. 9, said Wednesday that while he believes Bogard's arrest of Davis to be... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Permitless carry would remove safeguardsheld its first meeting on Aug. 22, and heard testimony from the Indiana Associa
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 8 days ago
held its first meeting on Aug. 22, and heard testimony from the Indiana Association of Chiefs of Police, the Indiana State Fraternal Order of Police, the Indiana State Police, and the Indiana Sheriff�s Association, which unanimously opposed the... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Fort Smith Fraternal Order Of Police & Firefighters Local Union Begin Petition To Remove City DirectorsFORT SMITH (KFSM) — Petitions will soon start to circulate for the removal of F
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 8 days ago
FORT SMITH (KFSM) — Petitions will soon start to circulate for the removal of Fort Smith city directors. The Fort Smith Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 39 and the Fort Smith Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 33 said they are uniting to recall... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Council holds special meeting Thursdayunion organizations include: the Professional Firefighters Association of Fremo
Fremont Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
union organizations include: the Professional Firefighters Association of Fremont Local No. 1015 Union (2017-2021), the Fraternal Order of Police Union (2017-2019) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1536 Union... Read more
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Newsmax
Antifa Members: Violence is Part of Philosophynot possible, but activists and law enforcement sources told The Hill that it a
Newsmax / Posted 8 days ago
not possible, but activists and law enforcement sources told The Hill that it appears the numbers are growing. Jim Pasco, Fraternal Order of Police executive director, said that interest in the movement has grown since President Donald Trump's... Read more
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The Hill
Antifa activists say violence is necessaryenforcement sources say anecdotally that their numbers have almost certainly sw
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
enforcement sources say anecdotally that their numbers have almost certainly swelled. Jim Pasco, executive director of the Fraternal Order of Police, the nation’s largest law enforcement union, told The Hill that he has “for sure” seen rising... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Latest effort at accountability for Chicago police starts up Fridaythough COPA spokeswoman Mia Sissac could not say how many. While IPRA grew mor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
though COPA spokeswoman Mia Sissac could not say how many. While IPRA grew more aggressive, a new leadership team at the Fraternal Order of Police, the union that represents rank-and-file officers, has complained of an "anti-police" atmosphere,... Read more
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The Davison Index
Township board votes to shutter airport, gives OK for VFW liquor license | September 14, 2017approve a Class C liquor license for the Davison VFW Post 4087, set to increase
The Davison Index / Posted 9 days ago
approve a Class C liquor license for the Davison VFW Post 4087, set to increase their membership with the addition of the Fraternal Order of Police, who are joining the club. The new liquor license is required for a higher membership, said VFW... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Two LR Recruits Quit, Take $5K Signing Bonus With ThemLITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Wearing the badge comes with a bonus. "They did what we as
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Wearing the badge comes with a bonus. "They did what we asked them to do," says Little Rock Fraternal Order of Police Board Member Kevin Simpson. Simpson says a $5,000 signing bonus is bringing big results to a department facing... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio couple accused of binding, gagging 4-old twinsshoelaces, and socks used to carry out the acts. "(The officers) just felt so
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
shoelaces, and socks used to carry out the acts. "(The officers) just felt so emotionally disturbed by what they saw," Fraternal Order of Police president Sgt. Dan Hils said Monday. "It's so unique and remarkable that it took very veteran, very... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Couple accused of binding, gagging 4-old twinsshoelaces, and socks used to carry out the acts. "(The officers) just felt so
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
shoelaces, and socks used to carry out the acts. "(The officers) just felt so emotionally disturbed by what they saw," Fraternal Order of Police president Sgt. Dan Hils said Monday. "It's so unique and remarkable that it took very veteran, very... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Ohio couple accused of binding, gagging 4-old twinsshoelaces, and socks used to carry out the acts. "(The officers) just felt so
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
shoelaces, and socks used to carry out the acts. "(The officers) just felt so emotionally disturbed by what they saw," Fraternal Order of Police president Sgt. Dan Hils said Monday. "It's so unique and remarkable that it took very veteran, very... Read more
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