Thank You San Leandro Community for joining Autism Awareness Month!

Thank You San Leandro Community for joining Autism Awareness Month! Local Community out to support Autism Awareness Month!
Our Annual Autism Awareness month in April this year helps bring awareness to the community by wearing a special, commemorative patch on their uniform, recognizing Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). More than 200,000 cases of ASD are diagnosed throughout the United States each year, affecting 1 out of every 68 children. “As a police officer and father of a teenage son suffering from ASD, I know how this disorder affects him and the challenges that he tries to cope with on a daily basis,” ...
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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 resources to help the growing number of people in o...
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Here at the San Leandro 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 so seriously. But the news is not solely ne...
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Join Us In Making a Difference in our Community!

Join Us In Making a Difference in our Community!
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 officers frequently go into harm’s way to protect our communit...
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Help a Fallen Hero

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*Help us help a hero by sharing with your friends and family to spread the word* Costa Mesa Police Officer Oscar Reyes, a 13-year veteran, passed away on September 12th after a medical emergency. Officer Reyes leaves behind his wife and three children ages 15,14, and 10. If you would like to make a contribution, please see our official donation page here. All donations are tax-deductible and any amount is greatly appreciated.  
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Remembering 9/11

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The tragic events that took place on September 11, 2001 changed America forever. On this day, we honor the 343 lives that were lost as they attempted to save the lives of others. We will never forget the bravery and sacrifice of these heroes.
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Police throw birthday party for 8 year old girl - PoliceOne

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A Maine Police Department knew just what to do for this little girl when no one showed up to her birthday party. To read the full PoliceOne story, click here.    
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Why 2018 could be an especially deadly year for cops

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"Maybe they forget [officers] have families," Gloria Vega said. "But they're just like everybody else. The only difference is my dad went out there ... he sacrificed his family, sacrificed us having him, to protect people he doesn't even know.” To read the full story, click here.   
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What happens when we run out of cops?

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What happens when we run out of cops? This is a question worth asking as it pertains to the safety of our communities, families, and friends. Police recruitment and retention may be one of this countries biggest problems. To read more about what will happen when we run out of law enforcement officers, click on the link below.  https://www.lawenforcementtoday.com/what-happens-when-we-run-out-of-cops/
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Celebrating Police Week 2018

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 into the Memorial Wall. Unlike many memorials in W...
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California police chiefs deliver response to proposed bill on use of force

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Posted by ABC 7 on April 9, 2018 - Law enforcement groups voiced their opposition Monday to a proposed bill that would raise the standards for police officers to use deadly force. Police chiefs say they are dumbfounded they were not included in collaborative efforts with the bill introduced in response to the Stephon Clark shooting in Sacramento. Police shot and killed an unarmed man in his grandmother's backyard. The proposed legislation would increase the legal standards of when deadly force c...
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Join us April 29th, 2018 - Tommy T's Comedy Club

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Join Tommy T's Comedy Club, the San Leandro Police Department and the San Leandro Police Officers Association for a fun night in celebrating National Autism Awareness Month!  For more information or to RSVP email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   Download Flyer - Click Here  
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Autism Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month
The San Leandro Police Officers’ Association and The San Leandro Police Department promote Autism Awareness Month. Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a serious developmental disorder that impairs how an individual communicates, socializes, and interacts with others, including law enforcement and first responders. 1 out of 68 people are diagnosed with ASD, including immediate family members of our officers and staff. During the month of April, our staff can choose to wear a commemorative SLPD Auti...
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The CalPERS Pension Buck

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As of June 2017, CalPERS' income over the last 20 years demonstrates that every dollar specnt on public employee pensions comes from the following sources:  CalPERS investment earnings $.61 CalPERS employers $.26 CalPERS members $.13
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Thank you for your support

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The San Leandro 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 the community that we love. Thank you 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 San Leandro 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 San Leandro Police Officers’ Association is dedicated to safety and improving our community, but we need your help! Your support will allow us to continue to fun...
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9-11 Letter

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So often we commemorate the day or memorialize an overwhelming mass tragedy, but lose sight of the individuals, the moments in time, the instances that change our world. The below letter, written to a 9/11 survivor, to the police officer who saved her that day, could easily go out to any Officer in the field today. In instances each and every day, they give of themselves selflessly, without hesitation, in the face of fear. Alongside members from each of the various emergency services - they reac...
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A Ride to Support Fallen Police Officers

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Hi everyone! My name is Travis and I am 16 years old. This summer I am riding my bicycle from the Oregon/California border to the Mexico border. I am raising money for the California Peace Officer Memorial Foundation. All money that I raise will go to the CPOMF which they give to the family's of fallen peace officers in the state of California. I will start riding on July 7th and end around the 23rd of July. Please contact me for more information! Thank you! The California Ride >
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Washington Manor Park Is Getting A Make Over!

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Join us for a fun day of building! The City of San Leandro will be making improvements to Washington Manor Park through a grant from Kaboom! and in partnership with the San Leandro Police Officerʼs Association and Alameda County Firefighters Local 55. Washington Manor Park is the third local park to receive improvements thanks to the generous contributions of community volunteers and KaBoom!   “Build Day” is Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 8am - 5pm Washington Manor Park 14900 Zelma St., San Leand...
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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 police officers, law enforcement professionals,...
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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 sake of justice.   In the years and decades to ...
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San Leandro Local Businesses we need your help

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Once a year we reach out to the businesses in our local community asking you for your support.  Annually we look at how we can increase our impact in our community, and we continually strive to outdo our previous year. Your support allows us to make a bigger impact in the community we both share. Here is your chance to join the San Leandro PA's community outreach mission. Join us by donating today, your contribution goes toward making our community stronger.   Donate By Clicking Here Y...
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We Need Your Support Now More than Ever

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We proudly protect our communities, children, and families, despite the difficult year the brave men and women of Law Enforcement has had to face. It is not an easy job, but we wear our badge with a humble pride and seek to make the community we share a safer place to live and work. That’s why I am asking for your help. At the time you receive this letter there have been 138 line of duty deaths of Law Enforcement officers across the US, and officer's killed by gun fire is up 72% from last year. ...
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San Leandro Police Officers to Run the Dallas Marathon

San Leandro Police Officers to Run the Dallas Marathon
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December 11, 2016 will mark the 46th year of the Dallas Marathon, but it will also be a day of coping and camaraderie for law enforcement families. Several members of the San Leandro Police Department, led by Sgt Ryan Gill, will be joining other police officers in Dallas to run the Dallas Marathon in full Police uniform.  Running alongside uniformed Officers will be several family members and friends who will be wearing support t-shirts to show respect for the fallen and injured.   The...
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Bikes for Tykes 2016

Bikes for Tykes 2016


The San Leandro Police Officers Association (SLPOA) had its “Bikes for Tykes” program revitalized in 2009 by Officer Louie Brandt, who leads the fundraising efforts. In partnership with the Davis Street Family Resource Center, the SLPOA is able to distribute bicycles during the non-profit agency’s annual “Holiday Basket and Toy Program,” providing hundreds of new bicycles to eligible boys and girls between the ages of 3 to 14 by virtue of  a random drawing. Tens of thousands of dollars have...
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Honoring American Heroes, Past and Present

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Law enforcement officers are people like you and me who want to make a difference. Serving the communities that we all share is just a part of what these humble heroes do. Standing up for those who can not stand up for themselves is just in their blood. Despite the dangers, they proudly put on their uniforms and badges every day, for us.  National Peace Officer’s Memorial Day has become a day for us to unite as a community and to honor those who have given their lives to protect us, our fam...
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Calling all Local Businesses

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Small businesses are a major contributor to the strength of our local economy.  Literally, small businesses are the backbone of our local community and we appreciate your investment and hard work to make our community a great place to live and work. According to the 2010 Census, 99.7% of U.S. employer firms are small businesses.  Almost half of the nation's private sector workforce is employed by small business,  there is nothing small about these facts. That is why we recognize a...
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The State of Policing in America Reported by MSNBC

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Most of us get up in the morning. go about our days and never think about our local law enforcement officers, unless we hear another negative story on the news.  There is a perception that there are a lot of bad cops out there.  However the reality is that 99.1% of Law Enforcement officers are NOT accused of any misconduct of any kind.    In 2015, 965 civilians were fatally shot by officers, this kind of situation gets the media’s attention, understandably. However, it is imp...
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#GivingTuesday

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December 1st is #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to giving back. This is the time of year when we think about all that we are thankful for this holiday season. We are thankful for each and every person out there backing the San Leandro POA. Throughout the year we work hard to give back to our local community in many ways. To view the organizations we sponsor and how we give back visit our "Charities We Support" page. If you would like to show your support, please visit the donate section of our w...
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DPA to Dallas Cowboys: "Thanks for the Support"

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The Dallas Police Association (DPA) would like to thank the Dallas Cowboys Football Club and the Jerry Jones family for their law enforcement tribute ceremony prior to the playoff game last month against the Detroit Lions. The Dallas Cowboys' pregame ceremony featured 200 police officers from several local agencies dressed in Class A uniforms entering the field holding a large American flag during the presentation of the national anthem. The officers received a loud and emotional ovation from th...
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Active shooter training drill to be held at San Leandro mall

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SAN LEANDRO, Calif. -- Several Alameda County law enforcement agencies and emergency responders participated in an active shooting training exercise Sunday, June 29th, in San Leandro. The exercise was held at the Bayfair Center at 15555 E. 14th St from 6 p.m. to 3 a.m.. The Alameda County Fire Department, the Alameda County Sheriff's Office, the Alameda County EMS, the Alameda Police Department, the Hayward Police Department and Paramedics Plus participatied in the exercise. This exercise conclu...
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San Leandro: Increase in auto burglaries puts police, residents on alert

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SAN LEANDRO -- An uptick in auto burglaries in the city has residents and patrol officers on alert after reports that car break-ins doubled over a two-week period, police said. "During the past week, our staff responded to about 30 automotive burglaries compared to approximately 15 during the week prior," Lt. Randy Brandt said. "We need our citizens to remain vigilant and remove or hide their valuables from their vehicles and lock their vehicles when unattended." Police warned residents to not o...
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Domestic Violence

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You can feel so vulnerable during domestic violence situations. Here are some protection tips for you at home while you are still with your abuser, in your car, and with your cell phone. I am also including tips regarding your finances, belongings, and reputation to help you feel more in control. Abuser's want total control over you. If they can't have you, they may try to destroy you in every way possible, or take your life. These protection tips are to help you get through this difficult seaso...
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Internet and Website Safety Tips

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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 email ad...
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Crime Prevention

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Simple Crime Prevention: Anyone can be a target of even the simplest of crimes. Here are some tips to keep you safe in your everyday life: -Always be aware of your surroundings and who is around you. Take time to observe what people are wearing and what they look like in case you have to describe it later to someone.  -Do not leave any items in your car that may be seen as valuable to someone else. Do not give thieves the opportunity. Put valuables in the trunk or cover them so they are not...
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PO Box 3424
San Leandro, CA 94578-0424
Phone: (510) 430-2677
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