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PORAC Seeks to Strengthen Community Trust with New Transparency Bill

The Peace Officers Research Association of California (PORAC) has introduced legislation to increase positive communication between law enforcement and the communities they serve. Numerous discussions between rank and file law enforcement agencies resulted in the drafting of Assembly Bill 1428, relating to peace officer transparency Read More »

Kops-N-Kids 6th Annual Golf Tournament

Kops-N-Kids 6th Annual Golf Tournament Granite Bay Golf Club – April 24, 2017. Since 1986, the Kops-n-Kids organization has partnered with local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, local fire departments, educators and community volunteers to provide a week long summer day camp for boys and girls Read More »

San Diego POA Widows & Orphans Golf Tournament

Widows and Orphans Golf Tournament at the Grand Del Mar Golf Club – Thursday, April 27, 2017. The Widows & Orphans Fund is a vital part of the San Diego Police Officers Association. We are the ONLY charity in San Diego that directly supports the sworn officers of the SDPD in times of injury or death.
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Capitol Beat – PORAC Priorities in 2017

Aaron Read and Randy Perry Legislative Advocates Aaron Read & Associates, LLC PORAC-Sponsored Bill: AB 1428, Transparency for Law Enforcement The California Newspaper Publishers Association (CNPA) and American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), in addition to other social justice organizations, have been shopping around various legislative proposals to lawmakers and their staff that would open up […] Read More »

Fresno Deputy Sheriff’s Association Ratifies New MOU

Anthony Gomez Second Vice President Fresno Deputy Sheriff’s Association On February 9, with the assistance of Messing Adam & Jasmine LLP, the Fresno Deputy Sheriff’s Association ratified a substantial new contract with the County of Fresno. This deal came about after many years of modest contract increases and even a painful decrease, which included furloughs […] Read More »

Federal Legislation – Trump Praises Law Enforcement as PORAC Heads to Capitol Hill

Darryl Nirenberg Partner Eva Rigamonti Associate Cameron O’Brien Legislative Assistant Steptoe & Johnson LLP President Trump Expresses Support for Law Enforcement in Address to Congress On February 28, President Trump delivered his first speech to a joint session of Congress, striking an optimistic, bipartisan tone. In his speech, Trump touted the executive actions he has […] Read More »

2017 Southern California Peace Officers Memorial Caravan

2017 Southern California Peace Officers Memorial Caravan – Sunday, May 7, 2017. Please join the Santa Monica Police Officers’ Association, with the support of the Santa Monica Police Department, for the 2017 caravan to the California Peace Officers’ Memorial in Sacramento. Read More »

LAX Run 2017

Tommy Scott Memorial Half Marathon 5K/10K – Saturday, May 13, 2017. The only race you’ll run at LAX! Join the LAXPD and other law enforcement agencies run to raise proceeds for the Tommy Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund. Read More »