2nd Annual Lavery/McDermott Race to End Domestic Violence
A 5k trail run in memory of MPO Peter Lavery and Officer Ciara McDermott
This run seeks to raise awareness, provide support and remember those affected by domestic violence.
MBTA Transit Police Officer Richard "Dic" Donohue was shot in Watertown, MA on the morning of April 19, 2013 in an intense gun battle with Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, accused of killing three innocent bystanders and wounding more than 290 during the Boston Marathon. They are also accused of killing Officer Sean Collier of the MIT Police Department.
Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police President Chuck Canterbury writes letter to Congressman Michael Thompson Chairman of the Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, outlining the FOP's recommendations of critical elements foraddressing gun violence.
Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police President Chuck Canterbury writes letter to Judiciary Committee Chairman, Senator Patrick Leahy, outlining the FOP's recommendations of critical elements of addressing gun violence.
The 2013 Annual Connecticut Police Officer's Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday May 22, 2013 at the Connecticut Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial on the grounds of the Connecticut Police Academy.
National FOP President Chuck Canterbury's Response to President Obama's Remarks on the National Public Safety Crisis 01/18/2013
"President Obama today began a necessary national debate on firearms violence, its causes, and how best to deal with it.
The Connecticut State Fraternal Order of Police Membership has donated local lodge funds to purchase 32 - five gallon gas cans and fuel for those that are still without power in Staten Island, New York.
CT State FOP members delivered the cans and fuel to our Good Friend, Staten Island Resident, Retired NYPD Police Officer and National Police Week - Tent City DJ Vinny Giardiello.
Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn) was the keynote speaker at the 2012 Connecticut State Fraternal Order of Police Biennial Conference which was held Saturday October 13, 2012 at the Hilton Garden Inn, in Windsor, CT.
Senator Blumenthal was invited to speak at the State Conference as he had the highest rating of all of Connecticut's Senators and Congressman.