Russel J. Pete
Retired Lieutenant
9/24/20 10:30 AM
Retired Lieutenant Russel J Pete passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at the age of 79.

Benjamin C. Williams
HPD Sergeant
9/17/20 1:51 PM
Sergeant Benjamin C Williams, assigned to the Crime Analysis and Command Center, passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at the age of 46. [More]
Luis M. Reyna
Senior Police Officer
9/11/20 3:45 PM
Luis M Reyna, Retired Senior Police Officer, passed away on Monday, August 31, 2020.

Donnie Bird
Brother of Ronnie Bird
9/02/20 1:46 PM
Donnie Bird, former Houston Police Officer and twin brother of HPROA Member and Retired Lieutenant Ronnie Bird, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2020 following a year and a half battle with pancreatic cancer.

Business Meeting Minutes
September 10, 2020
9/10/20 8:29 PM
The HPROA Business Meeting was cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
The HPROA Board Meeting was held at 9:00 A.M.

FAC Monthly Report
Family Assistance Committee

August 2020 Report

Bennie Green (8-29-20 blc) I visited by phone today with Bennie Green. He stated that he is currently on dialysis and waiting on a kidney transplant. Bennie is still quite active as he walks several times a week and rides his stationary bicycle to stay fit. [More]

For Members - Ongoing
5/14/20 3:52 PM
The HPROA has received information that some retired officers do not have access to purchasing surgical masks, nor do other retirees have the resources to hand-make them.  Due to COVID concerns, the City of Houston implemented a surgical mask program that specifically targets senior citizens and other at-risk vulnerable people.

Support 4 Brother Officers
Fired in Justified Shooting
9/13/20 9:40 AM
On Thursday, September 10, 2020, four Houston Police Officers were unjustly fired for a justified shooting.  They have families and mortgages.  Bills will begin to pile up while they wait for their appeal to be heard. [More]
Fredericksburg Reunion
October 17, 2020
9/10/20 8:31 PM
Still a GO for October 17, 2020 at 10:00 am Pioneer Pavilion, Lady Bird Park.
Please Bring any silent auction items the day of Reunion.

COVID-19 mandates masks and social distancing.

From Matt and Rosalie Potell
Entertainment Committee / Host

Family Assistance Update
September 2020
9/16/20 1:13 PM
Ginger Hill (9-26-20 blc) I received information this morning from our Executive Director, Anthony Kivela, regarding an update on Ginger Hill. She is now in TIRR. [More]
Employment Opportunity
City of Oak Ridge
9/22/20 5:22 PM


An HPROA member sent this employment opportunity for posting.  If any retired Officers are interested see the below description.  Multiple officers will be hired. [More]

Texas License To Carry (LTC)
9/03/20 8:34 PM
If you are an honorably retired Peace Officer and want to apply for an LTC with the state of Texas, you may do so at no charge provided you get a letter from the Chief of Police.

Retiree Qualifications
May 27, 2020
5/27/20 9:25 AM
  • Retirees MUST have a reservation in order to qualify.
  • Reservations will be scheduled by the Retiree Certification Unit (RCU), only.
HPROA Election Results
August 2019
8/14/19 9:16 AM

 President  Bob Barnard  906
 2nd Vice President  M.D.

HPOPS Board of Trustees
Message - June 20, 2020
6/20/20 5:51 PM
HPOPS Rumor Mill

Apparently, there is a post on social media that the HPOPS investment rate of return for the year ended June 30, 2020 is a negative 11%.




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