2016 Deadliest Year Since 2011 for Law Enforcement Officers Nationwide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 29, 2016 Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850.766.1906 Tallahassee, Fla. – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today responded to the most recent 2016 Law Enforcement Fatalities Report, based on preliminary data compiled and today released by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF). Based on the report, law…

Florida Police Chiefs Recognize Pinecrest Officer for Lifesaving Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 23, 2016  Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850.766.1906 Pinecrest Police Department Contact: Chief Samuel Ceballos, Jr. ceballos@pinecrest-fl.gov / 305.234.2109 FLORIDA POLICE CHIEFS RECOGNIZE PINECREST OFFICER FOR LIFESAVING EVENT PINECREST, FL – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today announced the final recipient of the 2016 FPCA Lifesaving Award.  Sergeant Sigfredo Badillo…

Florida Police Chiefs Recognize Aventura Officers for Lifesaving Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2016 Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850.766.1906 FLORIDA POLICE CHIEFS RECOGNIZE AVENTURA OFFICERS FOR LIFESAVING EVENT AVENTURA, FL – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today announced the recipient of the FPCA Lifesaving Award.  Sergeant Robert Myers with the Aventura Police Department was honored for an exceptional lifesaving act…

Media Statement From Florida Police Chiefs on Iowa Police Shootings

Media Statement – For Immediate Release November 2, 2016 Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850-766-1906 MEDIA STATEMENT FROM FLORIDA POLICE CHIEFS ON IOWA POLICE SHOOTINGS TALLAHASSEE, FL – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today released the following statement from FPCA President Butch Arenal, Police Chief of Coconut Creek, in response to the deadly…

Florida Police Chiefs Recognize Fort Myers Officer for Lifesaving Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 18, 2016 Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850.766.1906 FLORIDA POLICE CHIEFS RECOGNIZE FORT MYERS OFFICER FOR LIFESAVING EVENT FORT MYERS, FL – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today recognized a Fort Myers police officer as a recipient of the FPCA Lifesaving Award. Officer Cassie McHale with the Fort Myers…

Florida Police Chiefs Recognize Oviedo Officers for Lifesaving Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 18, 2016 Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850.766.1906 FLORIDA POLICE CHIEFS RECOGNIZE OVIEDO OFFICERS FOR LIFESAVING EVENT OVIEDO, FL – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today announced two Oviedo police officers are recipients of the FPCA Lifesaving Award. Officer Chris Salemi and Officer Jaymes Dominguez with the Oviedo Police Department were…

Florida Police Chiefs Recognize Doral Officers for Lifesaving Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 13, 2016 Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850.766.1906 FLORIDA POLICE CHIEFS RECOGNIZE DORAL OFFICERS FOR LIFESAVING EVENT DORAL, FL – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today announced the recipients of the first ever FPCA Lifesaving Award to three officers from the Doral Police Department. Officers Amanda Diaz, Christopher Fabregas…

Florida Police Chiefs Urge Voters To Reject Marijuana Legalization

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 12, 2016 Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850.766.1906 FLORIDA POLICE CHIEFS URGE VOTERS TO REJECT MARIJUANA  LEGALIZATION TALLAHASSEE, FL – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today called on Florida voters to reject the current effort to legalize marijuana through a constitutional amendment on the ballot in November. The Association…

Florida Police Chiefs Association Receives Public Safety Grant from Motorola Solutions Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2016 Contact: Sandi Poreda, APR sandi@bulldogstrategygroup.com / 850.766.1906 FLORIDA POLICE CHIEFS ASSOCIATION RECEIVES PUBLIC SAFETY GRANT FROM MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS FOUNDATION  Tallahassee, FL – The Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) today announced it received $5,000 as part of the Motorola Solutions Foundation’s public safety grant awards. The grant funded a special training program…

August is Child Safety Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUST 1, 2016 CONTACT: ALEXIS BAKOFSKY OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS (850) 617-3102 AUGUST IS CHILD SAFETY AWARENESS MONTH ~Children are precious cargo – motorists must take responsibility to ensure children arrive alive~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – This month, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is reminding motorists to focus on…