First Responder Miracle in Montana

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‘Miracle’ baby buried alive in Montana woods for 9 hours was saved by a deputy who heard a faint cry - USA Today Network It was about 46 degrees outside when deputies found a 5 month-old baby buried under sticks, leaves, and soil in the woods. "For all of us at the sheriff's office, this is what we call a miracle," police said. To read the full story, click here.  Photo provided by Missoula County Sheriff's Office
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How to end the war on Officers

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With police deaths up almost 60% since last year, this video discusses what is in the works for how to end the war on cops. New legislation, more community engagement, and bringing positive news to the forefront are some of the solutions in discussion. To watch the full video, see the link below: http://video.foxnews.com/v/5784427821001/?#sp=show-clips
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NLEOMF report shows trends in law enforcement fatalities

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Taking a closer look at the dangers of being in law enforcement and knowing what has caused several deaths in the line of duty can help officers train more effectively to prevent more deaths in the future. A recent study has been released that outlines the biggest causes of officer deaths. The top 3 findings were that 41% of fatal calls were domestic related, 47% of officers killed in car crashes were not wearing their seat belts, and 5% of officers were accidentally shot by other officers. Clic...
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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 W...
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The McKinney PAFOP Golf Tournament is Back!

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Please join us June 11th, 2018 for the Crest Invitational and Shootout Location: TPC Craig Ranch Online registration and sponsorship opportunities now available.  To view pricing, packages and event details - Click Here
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Thank you for your support

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The Mckinney Police Association FOP Lodge #107 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...
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McKinney PAFOP Shares some Holiday Joy!

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The McKinney PAFOP got to share an afternoon with over 35 amazing kids at the Walmart in McKinney Ranch last week.   The MISD helped select the children who attended the Shop with A Cop event, hosted by the McKinney PAFOP.  With the graciousness of our volunteers and sponsors over $7500 was spent to help put gifts under the tress of all the children in attendance. To see photos from the event, visit out photo page or follow us on our Facebook page . Happy Holidays from the McKinne...
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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 Mckinney Police Association FOP Lodge #107 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 the Mckinney Police Association FOP Lodge #107 is dedicated to safety and improving our community, but we need your help! Your support will allow us to continu...
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Vote YES on PROP 6

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The TMPA (Texas Municipal Police Association) encourages you to vote YES on PROP 6. Next month, Texas voters have the opportunity to make a big difference in the lives of the families of fallen officers. PROP 6 would allow partial or total property tax exemption for surviving spouses of first responders killed or severely injured in the line of duty. The TMPA asks you to please remember the sacrifices these great heroes make every day. Voting YES on PROP 6 means lifting the burden for these fami...
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Supporting the Make a Wish Foundation - MPAFOP Lodge #107 attends Benefit Golf Tournament

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On October 2nd, 2017 members of McKinney Police Association FOP Lodge #107 attended the Irving Police Association charity Golf Tournament benefiting Make a Wish Foundation. We would like to thank our dedicated members for taking the time to participate in such a great event. PHOTO: Members pictured from left to right Jason McGuire, Randall Meyer, John Woodruff and Joe Arp.
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Shop with a Cop - Back to School Event

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Shop with a Cop, back to school, was another great success and we are very appreciative of everyone that showed to support this event. Special thanks to Councilwoman Tracy Rath for her support and shopping with kids as well. Looking forward to making this bigger next year! And thanks to all our sponsors who helped make this great event happen!    
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Prep School of McKinney Fall Festival

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On Saturday, November 12th, members of the McKinney Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 107 participated in the fall festival sponsored by the Prep School of McKinney. The school was raising money for school and veteran programs. This event allowed members to interact with McKinney’s younger citizens and provide Child ID kits for parents. This was a successful event during which time the Lodge fingerprinted over 40 kids and provided more than 50 ID kits to parents. The Lodge looks forward to working...
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Tribute 7/7 - Dallas City Hall, July 7th, 2017

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We will gather in remembrance - On the evening of July 7, 2016, the city of Dallas shook as four Dallas Police Officers and one DART Police Officer were fatally shot during an otherwise peaceful march in downtown Dallas. Nine officers and two civilians were also injured throughout the evening. The city rallied together and provided unprecedented support to first-responders and the families affected. Schedules of Events - Throughout Tribute 7/7, the community’s central event of the anniversary, c...
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2016 Christmas Shop with a Cop

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On Saturday, December 17, 2016, the McKinney Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 107 held its 3rd Annual Christmas Shop with a Cop event. This year the event was held at Walmart located at 5001 McKinney Ranch Pkwy. At this signature charity event, Lodge members actively show their support to the community they serve and assist those who need extra help in receiving school supplies and new clothing. At the Shop with a Cop event, each child was paired with a McKinney police officer who assisted the ch...
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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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Super Hero Day 2016

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On August 13, 2016, the McKinney Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 107 and the Dallas Charge partnered together to present Super Hero Day at the ballpark. This wonderful event was an honoring of all first responders. The Dallas Charge is a local professional women’s fast pitch softball team part of the National Pro Fast pitch League who call McKinney home. A joint representation of the McKinney PD and McKinney FD honor guard teams were on hand to present the colors at the beginning of the game. Th...
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2016 Back to School Shop with a Cop

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On August 20, 2016, the McKinney Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 107 held its 2nd annual Back to School Shop with a Cop event. This year the shopping trip was held at Kohl’s located at 3001 S Central Expy McKinney, TX. We were proud to partner with Kohl’s which supports organizations that share its philanthropic mission to keep kids safe and provide assistance in times of need. At this signature charity event, Lodge members actively show their support to the community they serve and assist those...
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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...
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Getting their attention: The heart behind the badge

Getting their attention: The heart behind the badge
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Cmdr. Mike Parker wrote an eye opening letter depicting his 31 years on the job. The letter shares Parker’s love of the job and the hardships a career in law enforcement can bring. Parker says, “I have buried my friends and seen their children grieve, feeling lost and alone, yet surrounded by a sea of uniforms. I have seen the extreme cruelty that one human being can inflict on another and the incredible kindness of everyday people toward the less fortunate.” As stat...
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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 enforce...
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