PORAC PRESS RELEASE: Largest Statewide Law Enforcement Association in the Nation Responds to President Biden’s Executive Order on Police Reform

PORAC PRESS RELEASE: Largest Statewide Law Enforcement Association in the Nation Responds to President Biden’s Executive Order on Police Reform

President Biden Issues Executive Order, Bringing Some of California’s Landmark Law Enforcement Policies to the Federal Level

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PORAC’s Letter to House Leadership on Police Reform Executive Action

PORAC’s Letter to House Leadership on Police Reform Executive Action

Click to read PORAC’s letter to Speaker Pelosi and Leader McCarthy regarding federal efforts to improve nationwide policing practices.

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PORAC’s 2022 Voting Guide Is Now Available To View

PORAC’s 2022 Voting Guide Is Now Available To View

The chart lists Assembly, Senate, Congress, and Statewide candidates that PORAC has endorsed. Click to view the full chart and support these candidates with your vote!    

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California Peace Officers’ Memorial Foundation to Honor California’s Fallen Officers  This Sunday and Monday

California Peace Officers’ Memorial Foundation to Honor California’s Fallen Officers This Sunday and Monday

  Ceremonies will take place Sunday, May 1, and Monday, May 2 Sunday, May 1 Candlelight Vigil 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. California Peace Officers’ Memorial Monument 10th Street and Capitol Mall – Sacramento At dusk families, friends, community members, and colleagues walk in solidarity to the Memorial Monument to remember and celebrate their fallen heroes.   […]

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Brian Avera Elected To Region IV Executive Committee

Brian Avera Elected To Region IV Executive Committee

On April 15, 2022 nominations for the Region IV Special Election for Executive Committee closed. Today the member elected to the Region IV Executive Committee position was declared. Mr. Brian Avera, San Diego POA, has been elected to represent you as one of the Region IV Executive Committee members. Congratulations Executive Committee Member Brian Avera!

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PORAC PRESS RELEASE: Largest Statewide Law Enforcement Association in the Nation Responds to President Biden’s Executive Order on Police Reform
PORAC’s Letter to House Leadership on Police Reform Executive Action
PORAC’s 2022 Voting Guide Is Now Available To View
California Peace Officers’ Memorial Foundation to Honor California’s Fallen Officers This Sunday and Monday
Brian Avera Elected To Region IV Executive Committee
May 2022

PORAC LE News

Law Enforcement News is PORAC’s official monthly magazine, covering the latest association events and providing critical information to members about benefits, legal and labor issues, legislation, finances, public safety trends, training, employment and more.

In Memory of Our Fallen Heroes

In Memory of Our Fallen Heroes

May is a sacred month for our nation’s law enforcement profession. It is a time for peace officers, survivors and supporters to come together to pay tribute to the men and women we have lost in the… Read More

A Successful Symposium IMPACT 2022

A Successful Symposium IMPACT 2022

Photos by Cutter Hicks and Marissa Wolford PORAC was thrilled to host Symposium — IMPACT 2022 at the Marriott Laguna Cliffs in Dana Point on March 30 and 31. Members who attended had the… Read More

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Andriy Skrinnik Memorial Fund for Cpl. Paul Skrinie (Ret) and Family

Andriy Skrinnik Memorial Fund for Cpl. Paul Skrinie (Ret) and Family

On Monday, May 23rd, recently retired Sacramento State Police Department Cpl. Paul Skrinie's first born child and only son Andriy was tragically killed in a single car traffic collision in Sacramento County.

Azusa PD Officer Kim Recovery Fund

Azusa PD Officer Kim Recovery Fund

On February 15, 2022, the Azusa Police Department had its worst experience when one of our officers was involved in a shooting and was hit multiple times.

Sergeant Vince Nadasdy Memorial

Sergeant Vince Nadasdy Memorial

Vacaville Police Sergeant Vince Nadasdy passed peacefully after a short illness. He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Shannon, and his two sons, Nolan and Bryden.

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PORAC Institute – Partnership Course

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Peer Support Training Class

This 8-hour class will cover a variety of topics and answer common questions regarding starting a Peer Support Team at your Department. Why is a PEER...

Line of Duty Death Training Class

This 8-hour class will cover a variety of areas that deal with this sensitive topic. You will hear from individuals who have been personally involved...

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