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Robert Lewis Thomas Jr.
Retired Senior Police Officer
2/24/20 5:51 PM
Robert Lewis Thomas Jr.  Retired Senior Police Officer; passed away on Monday, February 24, 2020, at the age of 53. Senior Police Officer Robert L. [More]
 
Business Meeting Minutes
February 13, 2020
2/22/20 6:36 PM
Call to Order - President Bob Barnard called meeting to order at 9:55 a.m.

Prayer and Pledge – Jim St.John 

Recognition of Guest(s) and First Time Attendees -

Minutes of Previous Meeting:
Motion by Forrest Turbeville, 2nd by Fred Eichholtz to accept the minutes as printed.  Voice Vote.  Motion Carried.

Brenda Alcorta – Houston Police Credit Union 
Brenda is assigned to assist HPROA members and retirees.  Her number is 713-986-0250.
HPCU scheduled an internal upgrade of their computer system.  Because of this upgrade the credit union will be closed to transactions from February 29-March 2, 2020. Debit card use may be disrupted during this time.
Although the look will be different it should be more user friendly. [More]
 
Board Meeting Minutes
February 13, 2020
Call to Order:  President Bob Barnard called meeting to order at 8:30 a.m.

Prayer and Pledge of Allegiance:  Jim St.John

Present:   Aldridge, Ashby, Barnard, Gaines, Kivela, McDonald, Potell, Rayne, St. John, Toth, Walschburger
Absent:      Beale, Scheibe, Zoch

Parliamentarian – Bill Elkin

Sergeant at Arms: Robert Crane 

Determination of Quorum: A quorum was present.

Treasurer’s Report and Minutes of Previous Meeting: 
Motion by Potell, 2nd by Walschburger to approve the Minutes and the Treasurer’s Report as printed.  Voice Vote.  Motion Carried.

President – Bob Barnard
•Introduced Jeremy Garber, SpotShotter Project Manager, in charge of finding locations and managing employees.  SpotShotter is able to detect 90%+ gunfire incidents with a precise location in less than 60 seconds to significantly improve response time and officer safety and awareness.   Chief Acevedo approved a pilot program in southeast Houston. [More]
 
TSA February K-9
Volunteers Needed
1/06/20 6:22 PM
HPROA Members;

Thanks for your continuing support. In order for TSA K9 to conduct training, they must use role players. [More]
 
CIGNA INSURANCE
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR THOSE WITH CIGNA INSURANCE
2/19/20 2:21 PM

https://www.chron.com/business/article/Cigna-to-end-contract-with-Memorial-Hermann-14911305.php?utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=socialflow&utm_source=facebook.com

Recently, the Houston Chronicle published a story detailing that Cigna may terminate its relationship with Houston Based Memorial Hermann Hospital on April 30th.  Some City of Houston insurance providers (not Kelsey), use Memorial Hermann for some of its active and pre-Medicare insurance plans. [More]
 

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R,K, Adams March 6th
12/30/99 2:43 PM
 R. K. Adams (Class 85) is retiring after 41 years of service at  Northeast with the Houston Police Department. Please join him in celebrating Friday, March 6 at the HPOU Hall from 11a.m. [More]
 
 
Family Assistance Update
February 2020
2/08/20 9:21 PM

Nelson Zoch: (2-25-20) Nelson underwent surgery today at Scott White Hospital in Lakeway, near Austin.  They replaced 3 vertebrae in his neck. Mary Sue, his wife, advised us that he was having severe pain this afternoon and they are now trying to give him something to relieve it.  She said that Nelson is not up to receiving calls at this time, but asked that we pray for a rapid and successful recovery.   

Steve Vaeza: (2-24-20) We visited with Steve by phone today after Jim St. John advised us that Steve was having some major health issues.  Steve stated he a had a serious heart attach last year which required him to be in the hospital for 2 weeks.  Just a few weeks ago he had another milder heart attach which he stated seemed more painful than the one last year. [More]
 

Retiree Roundup
January 2020

Sal Gambino:(1-3-20 nf) Pat reports this afternoon that Sal's health is declining and visits are limited to family.  We welcome your prayers.  Note: Sal passed away on January 15.

 Betty Pierpont Mason: (1-7-20 rh) M.D. Beall advised that Betty (HPROA member), widow of Deceased member L.R.P. [More]
 


Open Enrollment for Retirees
MARCH 16 to FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 2020
2/21/20 11:09 PM
.OPEN ENROLLMENT for RETIREES
SAVE THE DATE!
 
Open Enrollment will be MONDAY, MARCH 16 to FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 2020 for retiree dental, medical, and vision.   
 
Information cards will soon be sent with complete details to all retirees.  
 
All benefit coverage will roll over if you choose to do nothing.
 
Two meetings are scheduled:
Monday, March 9th (10:00AM – Noon) @ the Learning & Development Center, 4501 Leeland St, Houston TX 77023
Friday, March 13th (10:00AM – Noon) @ the Learning & Development Center, 4501 Leeland St, Houston TX 77023
 
This is important:  The City H.R. [More]
 
NO RETIREE FIREARMS QUALIFICATION
April 27 - May 1 & May 11 - 15
2/04/20 4:17 PM
THERE WILL BE NO RETIREE FIREARMS QUALIFICATION DURING THESE WEEKS AT THE HPD ACADEMY.

THE ENTIRE WEEK OF MONDAY APRIL 27 THROUGH FRIDAY MAY 1, 2020, (IALEFI CONFERENCE). [More]
 
Park Place Rangers / Southeast Lunch Bunch
2/09/20 9:28 PM
The Southeast Lunch Bunch / Park Place Rangers gathering will 
be on Friday, February 28th at 11am,  Please being  a friend and join us at:
Fuddruckers
20001 Gulf Freeway (Next to Luby's)  
Webster, TX


 
Northeast & Northwest Station Breakfasts
2/16/20 8:11 PM
NORTHEAST  STATION MONTHLY  BREAKFAST
Every FIRST SATURDAY of each month at 7:30 am, 
at the GOLDEN CORRAL, 9663 FM 1960 W. bypass 
       (just west on FM 1960 @ the Eastex Fwy.) 
           Humble. Former Northeast officers  

NORTHWEST STATION MONTHLY BREAKFAST
Every THIRD TUESDAY of each month AT 9:00 AM.
at the HARRIS COUNTY SMOKEHOUSE, Tomball Texas
Located at 14243 FM 2920, just West of Hwy 249.
For a monthly reminder e-mail, send your info to Dave Roberts
at dbrobo@gmail.com  or Steve Rayne at svrayne@comcast.net.  


 
 

 



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