The Truth About Dick DeVos & Amway Grand

I understand a person’s right to “protest” a particular decision by shunning some person or company. I see those …

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Governor Snyder’s Task Force Announced, Planning

Governor Snyder's task force addressing problems with pension and healthcare costs facing retirees and municipalities begin meetings.


Reserve Your Room for POAM’s 2017 Annual Convention at the Amway Grand Today!

The 2017 POAM Annual Convention is right around the corner. Held from May 23, 2017 to May 26, 2017, …

POAM Members

February POAM Featured Member Group is Branch County DSA

In POAM’s continuing mission of highlighting its local units, this month’s edition involves the Branch County Deputy Sheriff’s Assoc…


Police Officer of the Year Nominations!

It’s the time of year again! It’s time to send in your nominations for Police Officer of the Year! …

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Warthogs Superior Chapter Golf Outing

Who Are The Warthogs? The Warthogs are a charitable organization consisting of 78 chapters spreading across the United States, …


POAM Talks Pension and Retiree Health Benefits

On December 21, 2016, representatives from eight different labor organizations were invited to join a select group of the …


Thank You POAM Members!

All of us at POAM would like to take a moment to thank our wonderful members who quickly moved …


Legal Video Resources

POAM is committed to providing the resources necessary to support the continuous education of police officers. In doing so, …

Sticky Podcasts

Critical Incident Protocol

In this edition of the Police Officers Association of Michigan’s podcast, Douglas Gutscher explains critical incident protocol in order &hellip…

MAPO Members Misled by Their Own Lobbyist

MAPO Members Misled by Their Own Lobbyist

In November of 2016, it came to the attention of POAM that other smaller police union…

POAM Extended Legal Representation

A Fresh Look at 12-Hour Shifts

By Ed Jacques, LEJ Editor In the late 1950's and early 1960's, an unusual employee-driven process took root in Ameri…

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