Our Community Needs Your Help!

Our Community Needs Your Help!
Are you committed to making a difference in our community? Your charitable contribution will help us keep your loved ones safe, give back, and reach our annual goal!Your Donation is the fuel for all of it. From caring for the families of fallen officers to local youth programs, your support helps us build trust between our officers and residents; strengthening our community. Our local law enforcement association continually gives its financial resources to help the growing number of people in ou...
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Here at the Pomona Police Officers' Association we feel it is our duty and privilege to help spread the word. The simple truth is this: 1 in 8 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. This year alone over 250,000 women in our country will be diagnosed with the disease. It is the most common cancer among women worldwide. These facts are not meant to terrify. They are the truth and why must we take it so seriously. But the news is not solely negative....
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Good Luck Garey High Vikings!

Good luck to our friends, the Garey High School Viking football team this season. We heard that some of the kids didn’t have the right equipment going into the season so we purchased 8 new pairs of cleats for the young men. SRO Cynthia Jimenez stopped by practice to drop off the new Under Armour and Nike Football cleats. Go Vikings!!!
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PPOA Purchases a Bike for a Young Victim

Pomona Police responded to a robbery call for service where an Alcott Elementary School student was the victim. The victim was walking to school when three (3) high school-aged suspects pushed the young victim and took his cellphone.The suspects were later located by Pomona Police Officers and were arrested.Officers went to the victim’s home the following morning to return his cell phone and they saw he was still visibly upset. The victim’s mother does not own a vehicle and the victim said he is...
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PORAC Newsletter: SB 230 & AB 392 Both Move On


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From the PORAC Newsletter:PORAC Endorsed SB 230 Passes Unanimously Out Of The SenateOn Tuesday, May 28th the PORAC sponsored bill SB 230 made it's way through the Senate floor with a unanimous vote of 38-0 and is now on it's way to the Assembly. PORAC, along with its partners within the Law Enforcement Coalition, made up of multiple public safety organization have worked tirelessly to move this important and impactful bill one step closer to becoming law.During this same time, AB 392 has seen ma...
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Burgers & Brews Fundraiser - June 6 at 5:30 PM

It is that time of year again for Burgers and Brews 2019 Fundraiser! Join the Pomona POA in supporting the 2019 PD Great Campout. All proceeds will benefit the overnight campout event for 300 Pomona kids. Thursday, June 6th at 5:30 PM Old Stump Brewing Company 2896 Metropolitan PlacePomona, CA 91767$20 includes burger, brew, salad & chips Tickets are available at the door. We are also accepting monetary donations of any amount. This event is kid-friendly - Invite you...
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Thank you for Supporting the Badge

The Pomona Police Officers Association would like to thank YOU for your donation, time and committed support during our “Support The Badge” fundraising campaign. Your generous donations will help us support our critically injured officers and their families. Thank you for your generosity and for standing side-by-side with our law enforcement family. Thank YOU for joining our police family and being part of a community team that connects us all together! Your donation has helped us reach our annu...
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Royal Gatsby Casino Night - Saturday 11/17

Experience Great Gatsby Casino Night on Saturday, November 17th! Doors open at 6 PM. A Date Night you will never forget! Dress up to bring the sexy 20's back. Put on your dance shoes & get ready for the high roller's night.Your Ticket Includes: 1 An Exclusive entry to the Private Glendora Country Club.1 Three Course Dinner1 Drink Ticket1 Raffle Ticket1 $10 Casino Buy In pass. Casino Night Includes: Poker, Black Jack, Roulette Craps and more.Silent Auction & Raffle Pri...
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California Fires

Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those who have been affected by the fires in California. We hope you are staying safe, and are grateful to firefighters and other law enforcement personnel working to keep us all safe. 
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Join Us In Making a Difference in our Community!

Join Us In Making a Difference in our Community!
Our annual fundraiser is back! We would like to thank you for your support of the men and women of our Police Association who protect us each and every day. A police officer’s job can be stressful and demanding, but we take great pride in helping our fellow citizens whenever we get the chance. It’s not just our job, it’s our honor to serve. Please join in our mission, and support the men and women of law enforcement, Donate Here!Our officers frequently go into harm’s way to protect our community...
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View our Endorsements & Vote Today!

Remember to vote TODAY and remember to support your Pomona Police Officers' Association by voting: Yes to Measure PG Yes for Dr. Ed Hernandez for Lieutenant GovernorYes for Connie Leyva for State SenatorYes for Freddie Rodriguez for State AssemblyYes for Steve Lustro Pomona District 5Yes for Victor Preciado Pomona District 2Yes for Christina Carrizosa Pomona District 3 Thank you for your support! 
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Santa Cop Pancake Breakfast

Join us for the Santa Cop Pancake Breakfast on Wednesday, November 7th from 7:30-10:30 AM in the Pomona Police Department West Parking Lot. Pancakes will be free with a new unwrapped toy or for a $5 donation. Proceeds go to the Santa Cop toy distribution program, which benefits Pomona families in need. We hope to see you there! Local delivery is also available for orders of 10 or more. 
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$20,000 Raised for Local Cancer Center

Thanks to the generous support of our community, the Pomona Police Department and Pomona Police Officers' Association raised $20,000 for breast cancer research and treatment at the Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center- Robert and Beverly Lewis Cancer Center.During the month of October, we participated in the #PinkPatchProject. Officers wore pink versions of their department patches on their uniforms, and we sold additional pink patch merchandise including shirts, pins, bags, tumblers, and chall...
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Support Breast Cancer Awareness!

During the month of October the Pomona Police Department is participating in the Pink Patch Project to combat breast cancer by raising the public awareness. Pomona Police offices will be allowed to wear pink versions of their department uniform patches for the entire month of October.As part of this initiative, Pomona POA is selling their pink patches directly to the community for $10 each, along with lots of other items. All the proceeds will be donated to support cancer research and treatment ...
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Remembering 9/11

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The tragic events that took place on September 11, 2001 changed America forever. On this day, we honor the 343 lives that were lost as they attempted to save the lives of others. We will never forget the bravery and sacrifice of these heroes.
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National Night Out

National Night Out promotes police / community partnerships to make local communities safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out gives communities the opportunity to meet with their local law enforcement under positive circumstances for a night of fun.After 35 years of National Night Out, about 16,000 communities across the United States have participated. Neighborhoods celebrate in several different ways including block parties, festivals, parades, cookouts, and other events with saf...
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Police throw birthday party for 8-year-old girl - PoliceOne

A Maine Police Department knew just what to do for this little girl when no one showed up to her birthday party. To read the full PoliceOne story, click here.
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Why 2018 could be an especially deadly year for cops

"Maybe they forget [officers] have families," Gloria Vega said. "But they're just like everybody else. The only difference is my dad went out there ... he sacrificed his family, sacrificed us having him, to protect people he doesn't even know.” To read the full story, click here.  
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What happens when we run out of cops?

What happens when we run out of cops? This is a question worth asking as it pertains to the safety of our communities, families, and friends. Police recruitment and retention may be one of this countries biggest problems. To read more about what will happen when we run out of law enforcement officers, click on the link below.https://www.lawenforcementtoday.com/what-happens-when-we-run-out-of-cops/
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Celebrating Police Week 2018

This year, from May 13th to May 19th, thousands of police officers, law enforcement professionals, friends, family, and survivors, gather in Washington D.C for National Police Week. In 2017 alone, 129 officers were killed in the line of duty. Since 1791, a total of 21,541 officers have lost their lives in the line of duty.One of the most moving ceremonies is the Annual Candlelight Vigil, where the names of fallen officers will be forever etched into the Memorial Wall. Unlike many memorials in Wa...
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Update: Casillas Benefit Gala has been rescheduled for November 3rd

Update - Benefit Gala has been rescheduled for November 3rd. Please make note of new data, we apologies for any inconvenience.  Join us for a formal dinner, silent auction, music and much more! November 3rd, 2018 @ 6pm at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center601 West McKinley Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768100% of the proceeds will benefit the family of Officer Greggory Casillas.Dress: Formal evening attire.Purchase Tickets - Click Here 
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Raffle to Support Officer Casillas's Family

All State Police Equipment is assisting Pomona POA in support of Officer Casillas's Family by hosting a Raffle. Tickets are $10 each and prizes include (but are not limited to) CA Approved Long Guns and Handguns. Purchase your tickets at All State Police Equipment Inc or buy your raffle tickets over the phone by calling 909-596-2470. Drawings will be held on May 28th. You don't need to be present to win raffle prizes as they will be announced on Facebook Live and winners will be contac...
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Benefit Dinner for Officer Greggory Casillas - May 12th, 2018

Join us for a formal dinner, silent auction, music and much more! May 12th, 2018 @ 6pm at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center601 West McKinley Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768100% of the proceeds will benefit the family of Officer Greggory Casillas.Dress: Formal evening attire.Purchase Tickets - Click Here 
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Spread the word friends! SATURDAY APRIL 7th from 10am-1pm

Join us SATURDAY APRIL 7th from 10am-1pmCrossFit LaVern will be hosting a fundraiser  Hero Wod for Pomona PD's fallen Officer Casillas.800 Palomares, La Verne CA 91750(909) 450 - 9857 ALL proceeds will be donated to his family.Can't attend the event? You can show your support by donating to the Casillas Memorial Fund - Click Here 
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With Heavy Hearts, We Say Goodbye to One of our Own.

On March 9, 2018, at approximately 9:04 P.M. Pomona Police officers responded to a call for service of a person driving recklessly. When officers arrived, they located the suspect's vehicle and attempted to conduct a traffic stop, however, the suspect failed to yield, and a vehicle pursuit ensued. During the pursuit, the suspect collided with a parked vehicle. After the traffic collision, the suspect fled on foot and a foot pursuit occurred. The suspect fled to a nearby apartment complex where h...
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Pomona police officer killed, another wounded in shooting at apartment complex

A Pomona Police Department officer has died and another has been hospitalized after both were shot during an ongoing standoff with an armed suspect, officials announced early Saturday morning."It is with a heavy heart that I must report that one officer did not survive," Police Chief Michael Olivieri said on Twitter. "The second officer is in stable condition."The shooting happened about 9 p.m. Friday in the 1400 block of Palomares Street, near Fernleaf Avenue, where officers responded to a repo...
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Thank you for your support

The Pomona Police Officers’ Association would like to express our gratitude for your overwhelming generosity during our “Red, White, Blue, and YOU” fundraising campaign. We truly live by our campaign slogan “One Nation, One Community, Many Voices, Under the Banner of Unity.” Together we do make our community a better and safe place to live and work.We are honored to have your continued support, and we pledge to uphold our promises to give back to the community that we love.Thank you to all of th...
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Help Make a Difference in Our Community!

On behalf of our officers and our fellow citizens, the Pomona Police Officers’ Association is asking you today for your support. While our nation is facing unprecedented times, we are thankful for our community who has stayed strong and united and we value the support you have shown our officers.   Donate Here Today!The Pomona Police Officers’ Association is dedicated to safety and improving our community, but we need your help! Your support will allow us to continue to fund the much-n...
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Pink Patch Project

In case you weren’t aware, we are participating in The Pink Patch Project. The Pink Patch Project is a public awareness campaign to bring attention to breast cancer awareness. The program centers around pink versions of the public safety officer's uniform patch. Officers at each of the participating agencies will wear these pink patches on their regular uniforms for the entire month of October to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
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9-11 Letter

So often we commemorate the day or memorialize an overwhelming mass tragedy, but lose sight of the individuals, the moments in time, the instances that change our world. The below letter, written to a 9/11 survivor, to the police officer who saved her that day, could easily go out to any Officer in the field today. In instances each and every day, they give of themselves selflessly, without hesitation, in the face of fear. Alongside members from each of the various emergency services - they reac...
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National Police Week honored 135 fallen

In 2016, the profession of law enforcement, and our nation, lost 135 police officers in the line of duty. This national figure is the highest it has been since 2001, with nearly half of these brave men and women having been killed in ambush-style attacks; with the remaining being a result of various other incidents, including traffic-related accidents and suffering heart attacks on the job.  This May marks the 55th year, in which thousands of police officers, law enforcement professionals, ...
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55th National Police Week

Police Week
May 2017 marks the 55th year by which our nation will pay tribute to the men and women of our local, state and federal peace officers. National Police Week is an annual event, conceived from “Police Day”, which was created in 1962, when President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation, designating May 15 as a time in which our nation would pause, gather, and most of all, to remember, those brave men and women who gave their final breath for the sake of justice.  In the years and decades to f...
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Pomona Local Businesses we need your help

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Once a year we reach out to the businesses in our local community asking you for your support.  Annually we look at how we can increase our impact in our community, and we continually strive to outdo our previous year. Your support allows us to make a bigger impact in the community we both share. Here is your chance to join the Pomona POA's community outreach mission. Join us by donating today, your contribution goes toward making our community stronger.   Donate By Clicking Here Your ...
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LA County sheriff’s sergeant battling leukemia just got some very good news

After months of tireless efforts by colleagues and loved ones, a lifesaving bone marrow match has been found for a Los Angeles County sheriff’s sergeant who is battling leukemia, supporters announced this weekend.Fellow deputies have been organizing bone marrow matching events at sheriff’s stations and other sites throughout the region in hopes of finding a desperately needed matching bone marrow donor for Sgt. Jorge Chavez, a 17-year-veteran of the sheriff’s department. The sergeant is in need ...
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Local Hero needs Platelets and Bone Marrow Match!

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Sergeant Jorge Chavez was recently diagnosed with Leukemia.  Sergeant Chavez has served with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department for 17 years, lets work together and try and find him a lifesaving marrow donor.You can request a swab kit at http://join.marrow.org/swabforjorge.You Could be the Cure!Click here for Flyer Click here for Platelet Donation Details Email Rebecca Robbins This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Nicole Davis This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested in donating platelets.Sincerely, ...
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Workout For A Cause!

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Fundraiser workout for Officer StevensonSaturday 1-21-1710am @Crossfit La Verne800 Palomares AveView Official Flyer
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Officer Down - please show your support!

Trevor Stevenson Strong -On Tuesday January 10, 2017 one of our own, Officer Trevor Stevenson suffered injuries from a motorcycle accident while responding to a previous fatal hit and run accident. Officer Stevenson has a long road to recovery ahead of him. Officer Stevenson is a 9 year veteran of the Pomona Police Department along with being a husband and father.We currently have on our Pomona POA website (http://pomonapoa.org/) T-shirts for sale for Officer Stevenson that will financially aid ...
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We Need Your Support Now More than Ever

Please Support
We proudly protect our communities, children, and families, despite the difficult year the brave men and women of Law Enforcement has had to face. It is not an easy job, but we wear our badge with a humble pride and seek to make the community we share a safer place to live and work. That’s why I am asking for your help.At the time you receive this letter there have been 138 line of duty deaths of Law Enforcement officers across the US, and officer's killed by gun fire is up 72% from last year. W...
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Support for Senator Connie Lyva

On 12/13/16 your PAC Chairman, Jesse Cardenas, and PPOA President, Brad Paulson, met with Senator Connie Layva at a fundraiser. Senator Layva is starting her bid for reelection early and is seeking the PPOA's endorsement for 2018. Senator Layva's has a background in Labor and has praised the PPOA for their community engagement and staunch professionalism. Let's wish her well in her run for state office.
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Thank You to Howard's Roofing

The Pomona Police Officer’s Association would like to thank Howard’s Roofing, located at 245 N. Mountain View, for their hard work and excellent service. The new roof looks fantastic.
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Honoring American Heroes, Past and Present

Honoring American Heroes
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 have given their lives to protect us, our fam...
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Calling all Local Businesses

Small 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 small about these facts. That is why we recognize a...
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Daniel Fraembs Scholarship Essay

If you are the proud parent of a high school senior, or college student, it’s time again for the Daniel Fraembs Scholarship essay contest. This year the board has voted to award two young adults with scholarships of $1000 to assist in their higher education. Below is the prompt for this year’s essay. Attached are the rules for the contest. I know teens, and I know how they procrastinate, but please urge them to get their essay’s in prior to the deadline date (last year we had one arrive late- Ju...
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The State of Policing in America Reported by MSNBC

Most 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 media’s attention, understandably. However, it is impo...
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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 Pomona 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 like to show your support, please visit the donate section of our website...
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Enhancing teachers’ response to active threats

When you say the words “first responders” who comes to mind?  Police, Fireman, EMT? But what about teachers?  It is no longer adequate to place all of the responsibility for our children’s safety in the hands of our teachers during an attack and not take the time to properly train them to accomplish that task. Nor is it acceptable to simply tell them, "Lock your classroom door, turn out the lights, hide in a corner and pray that the attacker doesn’t pick your room."  Today, the na...
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7 myths of marijuana legalization

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The PPOA would like you to take a minute to read  "7 myths of marijuana legalization".  Please visit the link below to view article posted by PoliceOne.com http://www.policeone.com/drug-interdiction-narcotics/articles/6946530-7-myths-of-marijuana-legalization/Thank you, the PPOA Board of Directors
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Fraembs Scholarship Winners

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The Pomona Police Officers' Association is proud to announce the winners of the Daniel Fraembs Memorial Scholarship Fund ($1,000 each).Samantha Vandenberg: She will be attending Cal State Channel Islands in the fall, majoring in Psychology.Hunter Iwig: He will be in his second year at UCLA, majoring in Business Economics. 
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Pomona POA heads to Police & Fire Championships!

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Pomona Police Department POA members are participating in the United States Police & Fire Championships in San Diego, Ca. Officers are playing in memory of the Pomona Police Departments fallen officers:Daniel Fraembs #27Elias Linn #61Shawn Diamond #104 The PPOA is represented by:Chris BlankTim DornJoe LarragaSteve CongaltonJoe HernandezMark MedellinBrian HagertyMichael RodriguezJoe DolgovinMax MoyaErnie RiosJoe DeleoThomas De La Vega
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PPOA Daniel Fraembs Scholarship Poker Tournament

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The Pomona Police Officers' Association is hosting a poker tournament on Saturday June 20, 2015 at the PPOA office. The tournament is a fundraiser for the Daniel Fraembs Memorial Scholarship Fund. Everyone from novice to O'Malley is welcome to play, so feel free to invite friends, family, etc. Space is limited, and you get a better bang for your buck if you buy pre-sale. Contact any PPOA board member for pre-sale tickets. See the attached flyer for further.Click here to view PDFHope to see you t...
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Memorial Bike Ride Support

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Please help support one of our own, Arius George, as he joins nearly 1500 other law enforcement officers on May 10th, 2015 for the 19th Annual Memorial Ride.  Click link below for more information on how you can show your support.Memorial Bike Ride Support PDF
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Thank You For Your Support

To the Pomona Community,The Men and Women of the Pomona Police Officers' Association would like to extend our heartfelt "Thank You" for all of the support and kind words we have received over the past few weeks as we mourn the loss of our friend and Brother Shaun Diamond. We will never forget it.Brad PaulsonVice President Pomona Police Officers' Association
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