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09-11-14 Union calls APD commander investigations 'ridiculous'
  CLICK HERE to view the interview with APA President Wayne Vincent
09-6-14 Austin police monitor to review death and officer-involved shooting
09-3-14

Austin police officers could soon be getting body cameras

05-12-14

Former APD Detective Charles Kleinert indicted for manslaughter

05-09-14

TWO VIEWS: AUTOMATIC FIRING FOR POLICE DRUNKEN DRIVING ART ACEVEDO (Wayne Vincent Responds)

04-29-14

Officer: Car forced ‘me to jump out of the way’

ATTENTION APA MEMBERS: CLICK BELOW FOR THE 2014 APA BYLAWS

- 2014 BYLAWS OF THE AUSTIN POLICE ASSOCIATION
- APA BYLAWS REVISIONS REDLINE VERSION

09-03-14 2014 Sergeant Exam Assessment Center
2014 Sergeant Exam Notice and Source Materials
08-04-14 2014 Commander Promotional List
03-19-14 ATTN MEMBERS: Sign Up for our APA Newswire - Home Email Communication Program
   
 

APA BOARD MEETING
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24TH APA BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING IS CANCELLED

Due to the Sept. 24th funeral services for Travis County Deputy Jessica Wright the APA Board of Directors meeting that had been rescheduled has been CANCELLED.

 


GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Thursday,
October 2, 2014
at the APA Headquarters
5817 Wilcab Road
11:00 am LUNCH
11:45 am METTING

 

 

 

 

 

 
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  Please donate to sponsor Sgt. Jonathan Rinehart in his ride from Virginia to Washington D.C. in honor of fallen officers. Sgt. Rinehart is riding in honor of two fellow Killeen officers killed in the line of duty... CLICK HERE for more
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  9-19-2014: Important Advisory to All APA Members
FROM SGT. TIM KRESTA – APA ELECTION CHAIRMAN
 

Important Advisory to All APA Members
Application Deadline Notice

The deadline to file for office as a board member of the
Austin Police Association Board of Directors for the term of office
to begin January 1, 2015 and end December 31, 2017 is this
Monday, September 22nd before 5:00 p.m. Listed below are the
elected board positions for the Austin Police Association’s
Board of Directors. You can
(CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM).

#1        President - Any Rank or Work Area
#2        Vice President - Any Rank or Work Area
#3        Secretary - Any Rank or Work Area
#4        Treasurer - Any Rank or Work Area

#5        1 Commander Representative
- Rank of Commander, no work area restriction


#6        1 Lieutenant Representative
- Rank of Lieutenant, no work area restriction


#7        2 Sergeant Representatives
- Rank of Sergeant, no work area restriction


#8        1 Corporal Representative
- Rank of Corporal, no work area restriction


#9        3 Detective Representatives
- Rank of Detective, no work area restriction


#10       1 East Sub Patrol Officer
- Rank of Police Officer working a patrol shift at E-Sub (CE or SC)


#11       1 North Sub Patrol Officer
– Rank of Police Officer working a patrol shift at N-Sub (NW, NE, NC)


#12       1 South Sub Patrol Officer
– Rank of Police Officer working a patrol shift at S-Sub (SW & SE)


#13      1 MAIN HQ Patrol Officer
– Rank of Police Officer working a patrol shift at
MAIN Headquarters (CW & DTAC)


#14       3 NON-Patrol Officers
– Rank of Police Officer, not assigned to patrol,
no work area restrictions

CLICK HERE to download the
remainder of this advisory...

Sincerely,
Sgt. Tim Kresta
Cell: 512-695-1491
E-Mail: tkresta@austin.rr.com

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  Important Advisory to All APA Members
FROM SGT. TIM KRESTA – APA ELECTION CHAIRMAN
 

As pursuant to Article IV. Section 20 of the Austin Police Association’s Bylaws, any active regular member of the Austin Police Association who wishes to serve as a board member on the APA Board of Directors for the term of office to begin January 1, 2015 and end December 31, 2017 must complete the application form (CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM) and submit the form to the APA office before 5:00 p.m. September 22, 2014.

CLICK HERE to download the remainder of this advisory...

Sincerely,
Sgt. Tim Kresta
Cell: 512-695-1491
E-Mail: tkresta@austin.rr.com

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  CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE POSTER
 

The APROA is conducting a raffle to assist the Kleinert Family. Two guns have been donated as prizes and tickets are on sale. Only 1000 tickets will be sold. If interested in buying a ticket or helping us sell the tickets you can find more information on our web site, www.aproa.org along with photos of the two guns.

Many of you have had to fight a suspect while holding a weapon, and this will happen again, no way out it!

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  HAIX Waterproof Tactical Boots for sale at the Austin Police Association Union Hall
 
  CLICK HERE FOR PRODUCT INFORMATION
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Detective Kleinert and family can sure use your help
While the APA cannot directly raise funds for a member, we consistently lend support and assistance to those good folks who take it upon themselves to organize help for our family members.  Jarrett Crippen has done so for the Kleinert family, and I am personally grateful that he has done so. 

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

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THANK YOU from the CRABB FAMILY!
On behalf of the entire Crabb family, we would like to our give our thanks to everyone that has been there and done so much for our family since the loss of Clay on October 16, 2013. The outpour of love and support for our family has been overwhelming, and greatly appreciated. Everyone has definitely shown that we truly have an amazing extended law enforcement family with APD and beyond!

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

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"



CLICK HERE to view a larger version of the shirt

 
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