2023 POREF Scholarship Grant Application

2023 POREF Scholarship Grant Application

NOW ACCEPTING 2023 POREF Scholarship Grant applications! All applications must be submitted electronically through the application link and submitted by the end of day Friday, March 3, 2023. Applications submitted […]

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Registration Opens Early 2023 for the 2023 Symposium

Registration Opens Early 2023 for the 2023 Symposium

The PORAC 2023 Symposium will be held in Monterey, at the Portola Hotel & Spa . We will have a series of experts in varying fields. They will be providing […]

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Registration Opens Early 2023 for the 2nd Annual POREF Open Golf Tournament

Registration Opens Early 2023 for the 2nd Annual POREF Open Golf Tournament

All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Peace Officers Relief & Education Foundation. POREF was established to educate peace officers and the general public on law enforcement related issues […]

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Check Out The Sponsors Of Our 70th Conference Of Members!

Check Out The Sponsors Of Our 70th Conference Of Members!

Thank you to all who are supporting our annual Conference of Members, set to take place in San Diego! Click to learn more about each sponsor.

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PORAC’s Letter to AG Rob Bonta Regarding Recent Firearms Data Breach

PORAC’s Letter to AG Rob Bonta Regarding Recent Firearms Data Breach

There was a leak Tuesday afternoon of sensitive personal information through the California DOJ’s Firearms Dashboard Portal, Assault Weapon Registry, Handguns Certified for Sale, Dealer Record of Sale, Firearms Certificate […]

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2023 POREF Scholarship Grant Application
Registration Opens Early 2023 for the 2023 Symposium
Registration Opens Early 2023 for the 2nd Annual POREF Open Golf Tournament
Check Out The Sponsors Of Our 70th Conference Of Members!
PORAC’s Letter to AG Rob Bonta Regarding Recent Firearms Data Breach
November 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.

PORAC Salutes Our Nation’s Veterans

PORAC Salutes Our Nation’s Veterans

November 11 has been designated as a day to remember war heroes since 1919, when Allied nations honored the first anniversary of the signing of the cease-fire that had ended World War I. Read More

Conference Is Almost Here!

Conference Is Almost Here!

PORAC is excited to host peace officers from across California and the nation at our 70th annual Conference of Members in sunny San Diego November 17–19. Read More

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COVID-19 Information

PORAC continues to advocate for the resources, policies and programs our members need to perform their duties in the safest possible manner. 

PORAC HELP

The Hazardous Exposure Listing Program (HELP) allows you to document all exposures that may potentially cause you physical problems years into the future.

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Ongoing educational training is a major part of PORAC’s philosophy, with courses designed to help our members be more effective within their organizations. 

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Fund a Hero is the in-house fundraising platform of the Peace Officers Research Association of California (PORAC), specifically developed for law enforcement, by law enforcement. It is free to use for PORAC’s members and, unlike other crowdfunding platforms, charges no fees for launching a campaign. PORAC makes no profit from the fundraisers, meaning that 100% of the proceeds go to the officer or family in need.

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Robin’s Medical Treatment Fundraiser

Robin’s Medical Treatment Fundraiser

In July of 2022, the Geenens got some news that would impact their lives forever. As many of you know, Robin was diagnosed with brain cancer after a series of events that can only be described as miraculous. In September, Robin underwent a successful surgery that removed 95-98% of the tumor. In order to remove the remaining tumor, Robin has to undergo chemotherapy, which will be starting in the next few months.

Support Orozcos-Yepes Family

Support Orozcos-Yepes Family

Detective Jose Yepes' wife, Quirina, is battling stage 4 cancer. The next few months will be extremely hard for the whole family including their young children. Quirina just had surgery to remove the cancer before they begin the next round of treatments.

Officer Walt Simon’s Medical Fund

Officer Walt Simon’s Medical Fund

After nearly three decades of service and sacrifice as a Police Officer with the Vacaville Police Department, Officer Walt Simon retired recently. During a time when Walt should be enjoying his retirement with his family, Walt has recently been diagnosed with stage 4 Pancreatic cancer that is inoperable.

Upcoming Events

PORAC Institute – Partnership Course

Force Science 5-Day CERT Course By taking part in this on-site course, you learn how to accomplish the following: Develop an understanding of officer...

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