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THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE

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Veterans hold a special place in our hearts and minds. They put their lives on the line to protect our way of life – for their families and for our families. From WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, and the Arabian Gulf to Afghanistan and Iraq; the brave souls who have served on behalf of America have experienced things that most of us couldn’t imagine. Today the …

2016 PPA Cover Foundation Golf Sponsors

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PRESENTING SPONSOR Robert Ball Companies SUPPORTING SPONSORS Jack Howk Plumbing – Rescue Rooter Hug Patrol – A program of the Shapira Foundation COMMUNITY SPONSORS Magnacorp Anctil Heating and Cooling Matrix Roofing The Law Office of Josh Lamborn – pdxinjury.com Portland Patrol Inc.  HOP HOLE SPONSORS Payden & Rygel Investment Management 213.625.1900 Saopon Cha – Cha Mortgage 503.753.7577 Gevurtz Menashe Family Law & …

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Jason Goodding Memorial Golf Tournament

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Best Ball Scramble At Quail Valley Golf Course On July 22, 2016 To Raise funds for Sgt. Jason Goodding’s family To register >>> Jason Goodding Memorial Golf Tournament On February 5, 2016, Sergeant Jason Goodding lost his life in the line of duty.  In honor of Jason, this golf tournament was created.  We will be holding this golf tournament annually.  Our hope is that this …

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My Husband Is A Police Officer, And I Owe You An Apology

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By  Melissa Littles Thomas Hawk/Flickr There’s a reason my husband is an officer and I am not. I’m a relatively good person, but he’s better than me. He became an officer for all the right reasons. He was that little boy who never knew his daddy. He watched his mother struggle to make ends meet. He easily could have chosen …

10 money-saving tax tips for police officers

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Tax season is right around the corner, would you like to save some cash? By Megan Wells When you sign up for the badge, you aren’t signing a multi-million dollar contract for a life of luxury. You’re signing up for a modest paycheck and gratitude from those you help. If you’re like most officers, managing your money is a necessity. …

6 life-saving lessons for cops learned on the battlefield

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Tactical Medicine for LEOs with Chuck Soltys In a critical incident, there is an unspecified amount of time where even the best intentioned EMTs may not be able to get to you — you are on your own Much of what we do as police officers today in self-aid/buddy-aid was passed on by our military troops who paid a high price …