Madera POA Provides Meals to Hospital Staff

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Yesterday, Madera Police Officer’s Association teamed up with the City of Madera Mayor and Councilmembers to provide meals to Madera Community Hospital's hard-working staff. We all understand how important their dedication and service is during this pandemic, and we are truly grateful for every day they provide service to our community. A special shout out to DiCicco's, Pizza Guys, Premier Pizza, and Pacifica Pizza for their help!If you have any ...

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Madera POA Proudly Endorses Kevin Cookingham for Congress District 16

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Kevin Cookingham  FAMILY. JOBS. VALUES. Kevin is running for Congress District 16, in California. Kevin was raised in Fresno, where he had a dedicated career with Clovis Unified School District. Kevin developed an extensive Student Assistance Program, supporting student success. Kevin understands and believes in the importance of education. He has a history of giving back to his community and promoting success of youth and students. Kevin pr...

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Madera POA President Endorses Andy Medellin for Mayor

Brent Cederquist and the rest of the Madera POA are proud to endorse Andy Medellin for Mayor of Madera.

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Re-Elect Mayor Andy Medellin


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Madera POA Proudly Endorses DJ Becker

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The Madera POA is proud to endorse DJ Becker for Madera City Council District #2 in this year's election.

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Madera POA Proudly Endorses Andy Medellin for Mayor

The MPOA is proud to endorse Andy Medellin for Mayor in the upcoming election!

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Help Us Support Those Affected by the Creek Fire

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Click Here to Donate Today! The Madera Police Officer’s Association is committed to helping our community. This means helping everyone, near and far. With the recent large and very active Creek Fire affecting both Madera and Fresno County communities, many people have been forced to evacuate their homes and businesses. This includes a large number of people and animals from Madera County who have been displaced. Shelters have been set up and...

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Phone Call Soliciting Scam

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We've received multiple reports of people receiving phone calls from the Madera POA asking for donations. DO NOT DONATE ANY MONEY TO THESE SOLICITORS!  Our fundraising campaigns are conducted strictly through a direct mail program. Unless you've received a letter in the mail, please do not donate to any other campaigns claiming to be associated with the Madera POA. If you have any questions or comments regarding a potential soliciting scam, ...

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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 re...

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Here at the Madera 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 must we take it ...

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Recognizing Employees of the Year

We are excited to honor our Employees of the Year: Officer of the Year Clay Hoover Dispatcher of the Year PSD Jolene Wyatt Nonsworn Employee of the Year Property/Evidence tech. Karyn Burns

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Join Us In Making a Difference in our Community!

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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 offic...

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Are you participating in a 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb?

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9/11 Memorial Stair Climbs are a way for the law enforcement family, and the community to honor and remember the firefighters who selflessly gave their lives so that others might live. Learn more about 9/11 Memorial Stair Climbs https://www.firehero.org/events/9-11-stair-climbs/

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Honoring a fallen officer, by escorting his son to first day of school

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Indianapolis police officers escorted fallen Southport Lt. Aaron Allan's 6-year-old son to his first day of school August 8th, 2018.  "We wanted to make sure this year we were here for little Aaron to make sure he got to school safe, just like his dad did about a year ago," said Southport Police Chief Tom Vaughn. "All those police cars down the street, I didn't imagine that many officers coming. We talk about the blue family and today r...

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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 NetworkIt 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 offic...

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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 i...

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Thank you for your support

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The Madera 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...

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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 Madera 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 Madera Police Officers’ Association is dedicated to safety and improving our community, but we need your help! Your s...

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National Night Out - August 3rd, 2017

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Please join the Madera Police Department on August 3rd, 2017, we are inviting all neighborhoods to come down to the Madera Fairgrounds to mingle with other engaged neighborhoods, law enforcement, and first responders at our first ever National Night Out: Connect event. This will be the largest block party ever thrown in the City of Madera. In addition to this being a FREE EVENT, our boys in blue (with the help of supporting ag...

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National Police Week honored 135 fallen

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In 2016, the profession of law enforcement, and our nation, lost 135 police officers in the line of duty. This national figure is the highest it has been since 2001, with nearly half of these brave men and women having been killed in ambush-style attacks; with the remaining being a result of various other incidents, including traffic-related accidents and suffering heart attacks on the job.This May marks the 55th year, in which thousands of polic...

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55th National Police Week

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May 2017 marks the 55th year by which our nation will pay tribute to the men and women of our local, state and federal peace officers. National Police Week is an annual event, conceived from “Police Day”, which was created in 1962, when President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation, designating May 15 as a time in which our nation would pause, gather, and most of all, to remember, those brave men and women who gave their final breath for the sa...

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Internet and Website Safety Tips

Internet and Website Safety Tips

Though there have been many scares about what can happen to children or teenagers on the internet, adults should be safe as well. There is no limit to the amount of risk adults come in contact with such as sexual predators, criminals who are seeking out your personal information on social networking sites, buying habits, frequently used sites, and many others.Here are some tips to help prevent you from being a target:Do not share things such as e...

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