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March 7, 2014
Forty-one JPD police officer plaintiffs represented by the Police Benevolent Association are scheduled to have their settlement checks from the City of Jackson delivered today to compensate them for time that the Department of Labor (DOL) told the City it owed to these officers for work performed from 2009-2011.
March 3, 2014
More than 500 runners donned a wide array of glow-in-the-dark gear, largely blue in keeping with the event?s theme, for a night run over a three-mile course that began and ended in front of the Polk County Courthouse. Music played, the scent of barbecue filled the air and runners of all ages did their part to help raise funds for a worthy cause.
February 3, 2014
The Southern States Police Benevolent Association is committed to keeping you informed of federal legislation that may affect your work-life, pay and benefits.
January 23, 2014
Curtis Jenkins of Forsyth, Georgia, has been nominated for election to a third term on the National Rifle Association Board of Directors and your help is respectfully solicited.
December 1, 2013
The Police Benevolent Foundation?s Race for the Fallen (R4TF) race series was created to honor the hardworking and dedicated members of our law enforcement community who risk their lives to protect our cities. These officers are men and women who have taken an oath to ?protect and serve? the local citizens and their communities. The R4TF 5K Glow Run event recognizes the contributions and sacrifices made by not only the officers, but also their families.
December 1, 2013
The Police Benevolent Foundation's Race for the Fallen race series was created to honor the hardworking and dedicated members of our law enforcement community who risk their lives to protect our cities. These officers are men and women who have taken an oath to protect and serve the citizens in our local communities. The R4TF event recognizes the contributions and sacrifices made by not only the officers, but also their families.
January 16, 2014
On Saturday, January 11, 2014, The PBF and the Northeast Chapter of the Mississippi PBA (MSPBA) hosted a fundraiser to show support for the family of fallen Union County Sheriff?s Deputy Clinton Frazier. Together the foundation and the local chapter raised over $9,000 for Deputy Clinton Frazier?s family.
October 29, 2013
The PBA family is deeply saddened this week as one of our own passed away. Former SSPBA Director of Legal Services Jim L. Mullins died on Sunday, October 27, 2013, after a battle with MDS and AML.
October 25, 2013
The Police Benevolent Foundation, Inc. and the Mississippi Division of the Southern States PBA are rallying behind the family of Eupora police officer Keith Crenshaw. Crenshaw died from injuries he sustained while deploying a spike strip across Highway 82 in an attempt to stop a car carrying three robbery suspects Wednesday morning. The suspects saw the spike strip before arrival and veered into the median where Crenshaw had moved after deploying the strip.
August 30, 2013
The Police Benevolent Foundation, Inc. and the Arkansas Division of the Southern States PBA are rallying behind the family of Atkins police officer Dolphus Schmelzla who died from injuries he sustained in a motor vehicle accident while on his way to work on Thursday, August 29, 2013.
August 7, 2013
The PBF and the Columbia Chapter of the SCPBA mourns the loss of the Ashley Vincent, the wife of PBA member and law enforcement officer, Matthew Vincent. Ashley passed away in her sleep after visiting a medical facility with complaints of stomach pains.