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Capitol Beat – Our Biggest Battle Yet

On May 8, PORAC leadership walked the halls of the Capitol for their annual Legislative Day. In past years, PORAC members met with their local policymakers to discuss PORAC’s sponsored, supported and opposed legislation. This year, however, we narrowed our focus down to three bills that, if passed, could greatly impact the safety of our officers and the public. Read More »

Federal Legislation – PORAC Storms the Hill

Beginning with a proclamation by President John F. Kennedy in 1962 designating May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day, National Police Week has blossomed into a nearly monthlong commemoration during which tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world meet in Washington, D.C., to honor those officers who lost their lives in the line of duty. PORAC members participated in a number of National Police Week events, including a candlelight vigil held Sunday evening, May 13, on the National Mall. Read More »

Police Week at the Nation’s Capital

PORAC leadership commemorated National Police Week and attended the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C., in mid-May. President Donald Trump paid tribute to the fallen officers at the memorial. Read More »