news board office contracts links memorial gallery members exam classifieds  
   
     
11-23-16 Dallas Stares Down a Texas-Size Threat of Bankruptcy
11-23-16 Millions of Retiring Boomer Public Workers Mean Higher Taxes For Millennials
11-18-16

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE PODCAST OF THE APA PRESIDENT'S INTERVIEW WITH BOB COLE (SEGMENT 4) REGARDING CHIEF ACEVEDO

11-17-16 Art Acevedo to be named Houston Police Chief
10-24-16 The Myth of the Racist Cop
10-23-16 Houston officials move toward landmark pension reform
POSTED 11-16-2016: 2016 Police Commander Eligibility List
POSTED 11-07-2016: 2016 Sergeant Exam Raw Scores List
APA BOARD VACANCY: VICE PRESIDENT:CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
POSTED 10-05-2016: 2016 Sergeant Exam Notice of the Assessment Center - Change of Location
POSTED 08-18-2016: 2016 Sergeant Exam SOURCE MATERIALS
   
 

APA BOARD MEETING
TUESDAY
December 20, 2016
at the APA Headquarters
5817 Wilcab Road
11 am


GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Thursday,
December 1
, 2016
at the APA Headquarters
5817 Wilcab Road
11:00 am LUNCH
11:45 am MEETING

 

 

 

Due to the importance of tracking and understanding regular decisions being made by the Police Retirement Pension Board the current APA Board voted today to change the 2015 monthly board meeting dates to the 3rd Thursday of every month at 11 am and held at the APA Headquarters.

December 1, 2016 General Membership Meeting
December 20, 2016 APA Board of Directors Meeting
January 5, 2017 General Membership Meeting
January 17, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
February 2, 2017 General Membership Meeting
February 21, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
March 2, 2017 General Membership Meeting
March 21, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
April 6, 2017 General Membership Meeting
April 18, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
May 4, 2017 General Membership Meeting
May 16, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
June 1, 2017 General Membership Meeting
June 20, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
July 6, 2017 General Membership Meeting
July 18, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
August 3, 2017 General Membership Meeting
August 15, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
September 7, 2017 General Membership Meeting
September 19, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
October 5, 2017 General Membership Meeting
October 17, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
November 2, 2017 General Membership Meeting
November 21, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
December 7, 2017 General Membership Meeting
December 19, 2017 APA Board of Directors Meeting
  TEAM BROCK FUNDRAISER: CHALLENGE COINS FOR SALE
 
  Officer James Fleming’s son, Brock, was diagnosed with a rare and very agressive condition called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). The illness requires treatments that are expensive and typically not covered by insurance.

You can help today by donating $20-$50 for a challenge coin. Proceeds will help pay for Brock’s cancer treatments.
https://millecor.com/shop/team-brock-challenge-coin/
  .......................................................................................
 

REHAB FX GIFT CERTIFICATE

 
  CLICK HERE to download the Gift Certificate
  .......................................................................................
 

Limited Edition Black Holy Bears Available at the APA Union Hall

 
  .......................................................................................
 

Board Position Vacant

RANK OF POLICE OFFICER - SOUTH SUBSTATION/PATROL
Term of Office Term ends DECEMBER 31, 2017
Board meeting date where APA Board will make the Appointment

November 15, 2016
Monthly Board of Director's Meeting, 11:00 a.m. at the APA Office
5817 Wilcab Road, Austin, TX 78721

Deadline to submit intent Before 5:00 p.m. November 11, 2016
Requirements Must work in south sub/Patrol
  CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE DECLARATION OF INTENT
  .......................................................................................
  FUNDRAISER FOR JAY REYES FUNERAL COSTS
 

As many of you already know, Jay “JD” Reyes, son of Commander Ely Reyes and Detective Stephanie Schafer died after a valiant battle with cancer.

Those who wish to donate to help the family cover the funeral expenses are encouraged to do so through Austin Cops for Charities by clicking on the link below.

(If you responded to the APD ALL and donated via the Austin Cops for Charities website - this is the same account so you do not need to take further action.)

 
  .......................................................................................
 

Help Families of DPS TROOPERS

 
 

CLICK HERE to donate

  .......................................................................................
 

2016 Austin Police Department Officers Distinguished Awards Ceremony

Presented by The Austin Police Association, The Austin Police Department & Austin Cops for Charities

 
  .......................................................................................
  SPECIAL THANKS TO WHATABURGER 736
 
  .......................................................................................
 
 
 

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE VIDEO

AUSTIN -- In a press conference Tuesday, the Austin Police Association president cited staffing and training as issues that may have led to an officer fatally shooting 17-year-old David Joseph last week.

Flanked by police union advocates, the Austin Police Association President Ken Casaday said there has been a rush to judgment from Chief Art Acevedo about one of their own: senior patrol officer Geoffrey Freeman. Freeman shot and killed Joseph in a Northeast Austin neighborhood last week.

"It was absolutely inappropriate," Casaday said.

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY

  .......................................................................................
Amigos En Azul
Austin Cops for Charities
APA Political Action Committee
Austin Police Womens Association
Texas Peace Officers Association
Lesbian & Gay Peace Officers Assoc.
 
 
 
APD "CHALLENGE" Coins - $10
Visit the APA Union Hall to purchase
 
APA "SOCIETY" T-SHIRTS
APA SHIRTS AVAILABLE AT THE APA UNION HALL for $10
FRONT: APA Logo
BACK:
"A SOCIETY THAT MAKES WAR WITH ITS POLICE SHOULD BE PREPARED TO MAKE PEACE WITH ITS CRIMINALS"

"Fits to a Tee"
Wayne Vincent responds to APA shirt controversy
Austin Chronicle, 11-13-2013
CLICK HERE

CLICK HERE to view a larger version of the shirt
............................................................