Badge & Gun

ATO Top Cop Hero’s Gala a Success

The Assist the Officer Top Cop Hero Gala held Feb. 3 was by all reports a success in its first-time version. Plans are already underway to make next year’s event bigger and better. The effort put forth by the ATO board to get the first gala off the ground was outstanding. Once again congratulations to Read More

Editorial: Assist the Officer Gala another example of positive annual event

ASSIST THE OFFICER AND HPOU HAVE SUCCEEDED IN PUTTING TOGETHER yet another positive annual HPD tradition that recognizes the true heroes in the Department. First there came the Police Week “Heroes” recognition that’s held in May of every year under the expert direction of the Houston Police Foundation. HPOU, Assist the Officer and First Responders Read More

B&T’s Detective Anderson works hard clears numerous cases and recovers $100,000 in stolen property in productive month

December 2017 was a busy month for Burglary & Theft Detective Rick Anderson, who cleared four cases by arrest, filed two burglary charges, three other felony charges and one misdemeanor theft charge. In addition, Lt. Jack Harvey told the HPOU February general membership meeting, Anderson recovered approximately $100,000 in stolen property. Harvey outlined these achievements Read More

Proceeds from 3-Gun Shooting Match go to Assist The Officer Fund

The Pasadena Police Department Les Early Firearms Range was the sight of this year’s Texas Narcotics Officers Association Annual Multi Gun Tactical Police Challenge held Jan. 19-20. The Les Early range is named after Pasadena SWAT Officer Les Early, who was killed in the line of duty in the early morning hours NoV. 5, 1993 Read More

Here is your latest Burial Fund update

The Houston Police Burial Fund had its annual meeting on Jan. 11. Approximately 45 members attended. Lunch was provided by Secure Your Legacy, a funeral preplanning company. Stephanie Salcedo of Secure Your Legacy made a presentation at the beginning of the meeting regarding the importance of financially planning for one’s death. The Burial Fund does Read More

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