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NCPBA Legislative Alert - A Memorial Day Weekend Update

As the Memorial Day Weekend is upon us the following letters to legislators on various PBA and related bills is provided as a barometer of our efforts to date in the General Assembly.  A more detailed update will be forthcoming.
 

(Below you can read the letter that was sent to legislators on each bill)
 
HB 332 - Government Transparency Act
 
 
 
HB 362 Mandatory Retirement Age for State Troopers

HB299. LAW ENFORCEMENT FAIRNESS ACT
 
 
 
 

HB 643.  WHISTLE BLOWER PROTECTION FOR LOCAL LEO's


NOTE: Members should find interesting, the Sheriff's Association's response to this bill, especially when their lobbyists told PBA that the Sheriff's Association DID NOT OPPOSE THE BILL. Below you can see the letter that the Sheriff's Association sent to House members.
 

HB 349, FAYETTEVILLE REVIEW BOARD/VIEW POLICE PERSONNEL FILES
 

Below is the press release that we sent out 5-15-13
 
HB 1001 REPEAL STATESVILLE CIVIL SERVICE ACT

HB 834 MODERN STATE HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (CHANGES TO DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURE)
 

SB 402 APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF 2013 (Senate Budget)
 

 
 
Below is a letter that NCPBA President Randy Byrd sent on Mental Health Funding
 


 

North Carolina News
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Carla Elkins and Eric Brainard prepared and presented a presentation in downtown Elizabeth City on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the waterfront gazebo to honor the fallen officers of Pasquotank Correctional Institution. The families of the murdered Pasquotank Correctional employees? families were honored with memorial shadow boxes. It was a small outdoor program to honor and show support for the Pasquotank Correctional employees who lost their lives from the incident on October 12, 2017.

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Tully v. City of Wilmington: NC Supreme Court rules that police officers enjoy new constitutional protections from employers' non-compliance with personnel policies

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NCPBA Legislative Chairperson Eva Howard Receives her Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate

April 23, 2018

On February 16th, Eva Howard received her Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate from the NC Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission. The presentation was part of the Commission's regular meeting that was held at the Wake Tech Law Enforcement Training Center in Raleigh. The Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate is awarded to officers for achieving the highest level of excellence through education, professional training, and on-the-job experience.

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