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INSIDE INFORMATION – Spring 2017

April 5th, 2017|2017, Articles|

Brecksville   John A. Chrisopulos was promoted to Sergeant on 2/7/2017. Many Brecksville Officers, along with Mayor Hruby and City Prosecutor DiGeronimo, participated in the department’s “Beards in Blue” fundraiser which raised $2,200 for the local “Shop with a Cop” program. (picture on CD)   Brookfield Township   Ralph E. Marchio, Jr. was promoted [...]

In Memoriam – Spring 2017

April 5th, 2017|2017, Articles|

Our deepest sympathies go out to the family and friends of the following OPBA members who have recently passed away Retired Cuyahoga County Deputy Michael McGuire; Bruce Leggett, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office; Susan Reed, Miami County Sheriff’s Office; Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Department Joseph Keeler; Alvin Adams Wood County Sheriff’s Office; Susan Alderman Lake County [...]

POLICE BEAT BY: JOSEPH HEGEDUS, ESQ. – Spring 2017

April 5th, 2017|2017, Articles|

POLICE BEAT BY:  JOSEPH HEGEDUS, ESQ.   As most of you who are active in assisting in the local contract negotiation process are already aware, negotiations, in the public sector in Ohio, are governed by Chapter 4117 of the revised code. Specifically, R.C. Section 4117.14 contains the procedure for negotiation or re-negotiation of a [...]

Message from the Executive Director – Spring 2017

April 5th, 2017|2017, Articles|

Message from the Executive Director Earlier this year the far right leaning Mercatus Center published editorial articles in Ohio newspapers advising the public that Ohio public pensions could not meet their future payment obligations.  These articles addressed OPERS and OP&F specifically.  The articles stated that by 2037 OPERS has only a 50% chance and [...]

2017 MEETING CALENDAR

April 4th, 2017|2017, Articles|

BOARD OF DIRECTORS Meetings will be held on the following Thursdays: April 6, 2017 June 1, 2017 September 7, 2017 November 2, 2017 Letters will be sent to directors and alternate directors confirming meeting location.  Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… GENERAL MEMBERSHIP Meetings will be held on the following Thursdays: October 5, 2017 [...]

The Opioid Battle

April 4th, 2017|2017, Articles|

The Opioid Battle Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh The battle to curb opiate overdoses and deaths continues across the country, as efforts increase to address the rise in heroin, fentanyl, and now carfentanil, a synthetic opioid approximately 10,000 times more potent than morphine and 100 times more potent than fentanyl.  Last year, the number of [...]

Retirees’ Corner – Spring 2017

April 4th, 2017|2017, Articles|

Ashland County Sheriff’s Office   Susan D. Schaub retired as a Dispatcher on 12/31/2016 with 25 years of service.   Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office   William R. Nance Jr. retired as a Corrections Officer on 1/1/2017 with 31 years of service. Aurora   Becky Ballou retired as a Dispatcher on 2/1/2017 with 35 ½ [...]