Minutes for the March 4 Membership Meeting

OPENING

Doulas Griffith called the meeting to order with the Pledge of Allegiance. Bishop Cory Wilson lead the prayer.

 

DEDICATION 

Ken Nealy read the meeting dedication for Fred Maddox Jr. end of watch February 24, 1954.

 

GUESTS

Steve Benavidez with VFW.

Gregg Travis

Judge Maritza Antu

Kherkher Garcia and Frank and Karen Rosales are here and donated rodeo tickets for raffle in today’s drawing

 

PATROL OFFICER OF THE MONTH / INVESTIGATOR OFFICER OF THE MONTH

Investigator of the Month: Detective Vaughan and Detective Stevens with Homicide

Patrol Officers of the Month: Officer Cody Nelson with Midwest Patrol

 

TREASURER’S REPORT

The motion to accept the treasury report was made by Ken Nealy, second by Will Reiser, motion carried.

 

COMMUNICATIONS

Congratulations to Lt. Pleasant for making top 50 Influential Houston Women, only police officer to nominated.

Contract was voted in by the members 62% in favor, 32% against. Contract changes, rumors, and facts discussed.

City has plan to address crime in overtime program, the city is paying so they can force you to work overtime.

There have been 19 shootings so far this year, if you see someone in need direct them to Peer Support at 832-200-3499.

Scholarship deadline is Friday, March 4th at 4pm.

HPOU is continuing to provide COVID testing, no one is being disciplined for not testing.

Judge Glass and Judge Bynum did not make it out of the primary races with you all’s help in getting the word spread and getting them out of office.

100 seats left for ATO Gayla on March 26th, consider going very good event.

BARC campaign is still available, contact Dan Levine if you want to take pictures with the animals.

BBQ Benefit for Officer Pavlov will be April 8th, please come out and support this family.

 

 

REMINDERS

Minutes are at HPOU.ORG

HPOU provides free online ID protection, please sign up.

All active members with HPOU are members of the FOP Lodge 110.

Reminder city email and city phones are open records request eligible.

Personal injury attorney for family and friends if they need to sure contact Kherkher Garcia law firm.

If you need a will, contact Fulton Broemer, they will do it for free.

Combined insurance provided by HPOU, check plans and rates if interested.

HOPA, if you see someone struggling reach out to someone on the board, 832-200-3499.

See Public Safety Financial if you are thinking about retiring.

Next meeting is Thursday, April 7th.

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

None

 

NEW MEMBERS

None

DOOR PRIZES

Doug announced the door prizes.

ADJOURNMENT

Doug Griffith requests to adjourn the meeting. Tom Hayes the motion. Second by David Vasquez. Motion passed.

 

Minutes prepared by Shannon Barker