Fallen Trooper Tyler Edenhofer

Trooper Tyler Edenhofer was shot and killed after he and several officers responded to reports of a subject throwing objects at vehicles on I-10, near Avondale Boulevard in Goodyear, at approximately 10:00 pm. Three Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers … Continue reading

Parole Hearing For Deputy’s Killer

Members, Information regarding the parole hearing of the killer of MCSO Deputy Vern Marconnet, EOW 06/30/1988. I am sure many retired deputies remember Dep. Marconnet, and for those of us who attended Phoenix Regional/ALEA remember the Marconnet run at the … Continue reading

FOP Helps Yuma PD: New K9

Yuma Police Department’s newest K-9 officer, Raico, a three-year-old Dutch Shepherd, is the picture of intensity as he waits to be introduced Thursday at department headquarters. By James Gilbert Yuma Sun Thanks to the generosity of the community, the Yuma … Continue reading

Maricopa County Deputy Shot

A Maricopa County deputy is fighting for his life after he was shot early Tuesday morning before the suspected gunman was found dead following a pursuit. The incident began around midnight Monday when the sheriff’s office received a called from … Continue reading

Pension Reform

All of us in public safety are used to responding to emergencies. We do it for a living. That’s why so many of us have taken pay cuts, lowered our benefit packages and taken multiple furlough days. We understand the … Continue reading

Are you Ready to Act?

Nationally, special interest groups and some politicians are using Public Employees as scapegoats for the financial problems caused by two major economic collapses in the past decade. The safety of every citizen of the United States is threatened as Public … Continue reading