Thank you for your support

Frisco We Need Your HelpDear Friend and Neighbor, Not every nation or city has residents as generous as you who actively support our officers. The Frisco Police Officers Association (FPOA) is tremendously grateful for your continued support and past contributions. These donations further our mission of member support, community involvement, and social fellowship. This is accomplished through assisting members and their families in times of need, by providing education s...
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Honoring American Heroes, Past and Present

Honoring American Heroes, Past and Present
Law enforcement officers are people like you and me who want to make a difference. Serving the communities that we all share is just a part of what these humble heroes do. Standing up for those who can not stand up for themselves is just in their blood. Despite the dangers, they proudly put on their uniforms and badges every day, for us.National Peace Officer’s Memorial Day has become a day for us to unite as a community and to honor those who ha...
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Calling all Local Businesses

Frisco Business Blog Post2Small businesses are a major contributor to the strength of our local economy.  Literally, small businesses are the backbone of our local community and we appreciate your investment and hard work to make our community a great place to live and work. According to the 2010 Census, 99.7% of U.S. employer firms are small businesses.  Almost half of the nation's private sector workforce is employed by small business,  there is nothing s...
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Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony - 2016

Texas Peace Officers' Memorial Ceremony - 2016

Memorial Ceremony to be held at the Texas Peace Officers' Memorial May 1-2, 2016 in Austin TX.  Hosted and coordinated by the Texas Chapters of the Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.).

May 1st 7:30pm Candlelight Vigil

May 2nd 11am Memorial Ceremony on the South Steps of the Texas Capitol

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The State of Policing in America Reported by MSNBC

MSNBCMost of us get up in the morning. go about our days and never think about our local law enforcement officers, unless we hear another negative story on the news.  There is a perception that there are a lot of bad cops out there.  However the reality is that 99.1% of Law Enforcement officers are NOT accused of any misconduct of any kind.    In 2015, 965 civilians were fatally shot by officers, this kind of situation gets the me...
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To Tea or Not to Tea

To Tea or Not to TeaBy Alan Rogan, 1st Vice President TMPASince the Civil War the U.S. has for the most part had a two-party system in place, but that is not to say that there has not been additional dissention within the parties. At various times subgroups have gone by names such as Bourbon Democrats, Jacobins, Copperheads, Redeemers, Mugwhumps, Liberals, etc. Other subgroups such as the Libertarians, Communists and Socialists went on to form se...
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Look out for our letter and help make an impact!

Look out for our letter and help make an impact!
The Frisco Police Officers’ Association has proudly launched its 2016 Annual Fundraising Campaign! Be on the look out for our letter in the mail. Click the “Donate” tab above to show your support and help make this fundraising season the most successful yet!Stay up to date with our efforts and events by subscribing to our mailing list at the top of our homepage!To learn more about our community, support services, and what we do in our community, ...
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#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday
December 1st is #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to giving back.  This is the time of year when we think about all that we are thankful for this holiday season.  We are thankful for each and every person out there backing the Frisco POA. Throughout the year we work hard to give back to our local community in many ways. To view the organizations we sponsor and how we give back visit our "Charities We Support" page.   If you would lik...
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FPOA Proudly Supports C.O.P.S. Kids Camp!

FPOA Proudly Supports C.O.P.S. Kids Camp!
C.O.P.S. Kids Camp provides family interaction, camp activities, grief counseling, relaxation and lots of old-fashioned fun!  This years dates are July 27th- August 2nd, 2015. The camp is planned for surviving children and their parent/guardian, ages 6-14, of law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty.  The camp is located in East Troy, Wisconsin, 45 minutes outside of Milwaukee at the Salvation Army Lake Camp.  To le...
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Gone But Not Forgotten ...

Gone But Not Forgotten ...
Our hearts go out to all the families that were killed in last Sunday nights tornado that struck several states including Van, Texas. Everywhere communities are coming together to help identify those who have lost their lives. The Garland Police Department was able to confirm that David Tapley who lost his life on Sunday night was a retired lieutenant of the Garland Police Department. He retired in 2006 after serving 22 years on the force.David a...
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Internet and Website Safety Tips

Internet and Website Safety Tips
Though there have been many scares about what can happen to children or teenagers on the internet, adults should be safe as well. There is no limit to the amount of risk adults come in contact with such as sexual predators, criminals who are seeking out your personal information on social networking sites, buying habits, frequently used sites, and many others. Here are some tips to help prevent you from being a target: Do not share things suc...
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Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention
Simple Crime Prevention: Anyone can be a target of even the simplest of crimes. Here are some tips to keep you safe in your everyday life: -Always be aware of your surroundings and who is around you. Take time to observe what people are wearing and what they look like in case you have to describe it later to someone. -Do not leave any items in your car that may be seen as valuable to someone else. Do not give thieves the opportunity. Put v...
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Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence
You can feel so vulnerable during domestic violence situations. Here are some protection tips for you at home while you are still with your abuser, in your car, and with your cell phone. I am also including tips regarding your finances, belongings, and reputation to help you feel more in control. Abuser's want total control over you. If they can't have you, they may try to destroy you in every way possible, or take your life. These protection ti...
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