Honor Our Fallen

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With the Name of every Fallen Officer from Texas displayed on our gear: WE run as a team, we run in honor of those we have lost, and we also run as proud members of the community we protect and serve. Support our mission with one of three sponsorship opportunities: In Honor of a Fallen Officer - $50 With a $50 minimum contribution, Sponsors will receive a NTR SWAT Team Challenge Coin as a show of our sincere appreciation for your support. Mission Support Team - $250 Sponsors will recei...
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Southlake Fire and Police September 11 Stair Climb Shirt

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All proceeds go towards the Texas Line of Duty Death Task Force who provides excellent, compassionate, and immediate care to first responders (law enforcement, fire, and EMS) who have been injured in the line of duty (including Psychological injuries) and to the families and agencies of those who have died in the line of duty or by suicide.The annual September 11th stair climb was canceled this year in Dallas. All the proceeds were going towards the Texas LODD Task Force so, instead of this char...
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Fundraising for S.O. Connected Virtual Run

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The Southlake Police Department is raising funds for this year's Special Olympics Connected Virtual Run and they need your help! So far, they've reached over 75% of their goal, but they need your assistance in hitting their mark. Please consider donating today by visiting https://www.givegab.com/teams/southlake-police-department Thank you in advance for your support and generosity!
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Support for Officer Urban Rodriguez and His Family

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Backing the Blue - Denton continues to support Officer Urban Rodriguez and his family during this difficult time. Officer Rodriguez was shot while on duty back in October of 2019. He is still on the road to recovery today and remains in our prayers. Based on popular demand, Back the Blue - Denton has re-opened its product line again for his benefit.  Products include URStrong HATS, TUMBLERS, AND SHIRTS! Hats and tumblers are pre-order only. Shirts are ready to ship! Local pickup available. ...
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Please Help Support Darlene Rubio's Children

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Please consider making a donation HERE to help support the family of Darlene Rubio during this difficult time.Darlene Rubio lost her 16 day battle with COVID-19 on Thursday 4/16/2020. She was a USMC Veteran, a civil servant with the City of Southlake, a daughter, sister, sister-in-law, aunt, friend and most of all a mom. Darlene leaves behind 3 children Angela, Sebastian and Austin. She loved her children with all her heart. She loved the Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers and taking her childre...
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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 Southlake 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 we must take it so seriously. But the news is not solely negativ...
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Southlake POA proudly supports the Special Olympics!

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The Southlake POA is a proud supporter of the Special Olympics, a registered 501(c)(3), non-profit organization that provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Through the Special Olympics, these athletes are given the opportunity to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, o...
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SPFFA 4243 RAFFLE INFO

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Our friends at SPFFA 4243 our holding a raffle to assist one of their brothers, Wes Adams, and his family. Wes' youngest son has recently been diagnosed with a form of Cerebral Palsy. ALL money raised with this raffle will be donated to his family to help pay for medical expenses and equipment.  To purchase tickets for the raffle, click HERE or text 'SPFFA4243' to 855-202-2100 to get a link to buy tickets. They have 2 guns up for auction (Glock 19 and Benelli Shotgu...
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Please Help a Local Hero!

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We are reaching out and asking our community for help. One of our Southlake Officers, Tim Stites, has recently been diagnosed with throat cancer. He is about to begin a long journey with his wife and children to determine the best form of treatment and fight for life. In addition to being a role model for his family, Tim is a true hero in both our Southlake community and to our country, having served as a Marine protecting two U.S. Presidents. "I think it’s fair to say if you are a friend of Tim...
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Join Us In Making a Difference in our Community, Donate Today!

Join Us In Making a Difference in our Community, Donate Today!
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 communit...
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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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Back the Blue Motorcycle Rodeo

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This is the volunteer sign-up for the 2018 Back the Blue Motorcycle Rodeo.The event is being held at Tanger Outlets in Fort Worth on the east side of the property.When you arrive contact any of the event directors or coordinators and they will assist you with getting everything you need. Thank you for your assistance with making this event a success!!! Sign up today
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Texas Rangers Law Enforcement Appreciation Night

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Join us for Law Enforcement Appreciation Night on September 1st at Globe Life Park as we cheer on the Texas Rangers. In addition to a special pre-game presentation,Grapevine Motor Officer RJ Hudson will be throwing out the first pitch at this game. Officer Hudson was severely injured on duty last October when an SUV swerved into his lane, hitting his motorcycle and sending him into the median. He overcame multiple surgeries and extensive physical therapy, and we are proud to support our brother ...
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What happens when we run out of cops?

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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

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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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Thank you for your support

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The Southlake 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 o...
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Help Make a Difference in Our Community!

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On behalf of our officers and our fellow citizens, the Southlake 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 Southlake 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...
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Honoring American Heroes, Past and Present

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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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The State of Policing in America Reported by MSNBC

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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 imp...
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Enhancing teachers’ response to active threats

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 nation’s law enforcem...
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Crime Prevention

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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 valuables in the trunk or cover them so they are not visible ...
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