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“UNION 411” video from Secretary-Treasurer Elissa
In this installment, McBride explores how AFSCME members come
together to build power and win strong union contracts that improve
our workplaces and our communities.
Luke Delgrosso to take over as Union Rep on PCRC!
724 Members donate X-mas
tree, gifts cards to family of 4 in need!
Members install tree and holiday lights
Good Job Max!
Members raise an extrordinary
amount of money, in only 16 hours for a New London Family
Thank you to all who donated.
45 toys and 25 meals delivered!
Congratulations Detective Crandle
Union donates gift cards to six needy families at
the NL Covenant Shelter
Ex' Dir' Phyllis Cappuccio, Treas' R Baker, Operations
Co' Brianne DiCio
Congratulation Chief Curcio for fighting for you
men and Department!
Union members collect $1,600 during No
Chief and Lt Kalolo distribute monies to local Cancer
year the FD and PD along with Chef Tom from NLHS will
be assisting New London citizens in need of Christmas
Dinner. This will consist of a ham, potatoes, bread and
If anyone knows of anyone needing assistance please email
Firefighter Nott or Police Officer Nott with the contact
info prior to December 18.
Thank you to all who made The 2019 Pack The
Paddy Wagon a success!
69 Birds, $618 cash donations
$10 gift card
Past year pix
for those in need
Thank you Clarion Inn for the mounds of food!
Lee Saunders President of AFSCME calls
President Lynch and VP Flynn on election win!
Congratulations members of 724!
A record 96% voter turn out!
Afternoons send Max off with Pizza!
Starts 11/11 in records Sgt.
After 4 Weeks vacant record
St position finally filled!
Now can we work on filling the 80 cop ordinance...
NLPD down to 67 Officers
the city finds $1 million, we would hope that money goes towards
filling the 80-officer ordinance long before it goes towards body
Congratulation Sgt Cassiere Sgt Zelinski
and Detective Lawrie
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If any member of the department wishes to participate, the shaving
regulations will be lifted from 11/1/19 through 11/30/19. We are
accepting donations for this worthy cause of $25.00 and your name
will go on the authorized no shave list once you have paid.
As a bonus, members may donate $40.00
and have your shaving requirements lifted until January 1, 2020.
NLPD photo history book
AFTER NOV 1st
Persons interested in a book my contact
In house inquiries see Sgt LM Keating for a copy.
AFSCME supports Passero
AFSCME Council 4 Zach Levi and President Lynch
New members to the 2019 Rifle team!
Local 724 mourns the passing of Bessie
At approximately 11:30 Bessie passed away from complications
due to lung
cancer that was recently found after she collapsed the other day.
The Nichols family were with her today when she passed.
She had recently turned 13 years of age on September 29th.
Police beat FD in 10 innings !
Firearms 2019 300 shooters!
In 2 years as Public Safety Chair Alma
NEVER ask NL Police Unions input at a Public Safety
Mike B and Johny Rocket as PS Chairmen
Always included the Men and Woman of the NLPU!
Good luck Josh Malaro!
Thanks to Chris White, Rick Stringer and Max
for volunteering at NESS Fishing event!
NLPD fought a strong fight in the recent Battle of
the Badges. Defeated Groton Town and Waterford. But fell short
to Norwich PD in the Final Game after double elimination, defeating
NLPD team looks strong with many young eager players. Looking
forward to the next matchup with the NLFD hopefully coming within
the next few weeks.
Would like to see other PD and Union members come cheer on this
team maybe some celebratory food and drinks after the next game?!?!
New London police union leaders endorse Adam
Sprecace for council!
to Editor from President and VP
All four New London Public Unions join with AFSCME Council
4 and Uniformed Professional Fire Fighters Association and publicly
endorse incumbent Mike Passero for a second term as mayor of New
Detective Paula Doyle of London City Police
Dept, United Kingdom
crossed the pond to come for
a visit and toured the station.
Island of the misfit toys..?
You pick the caption...
Fishing trip a big success!
Boys keep reeling them in!!
Sgt McBride sent off with retirement lunch!
A Day shift tradition..
The passing down of the Dinosaur pin
Pix from La Lee retirment
Moke and DA go 4 for 4 on first races at Saratoga!
Valerio to VIS - Zelinski returns to the street!
Block Island shenanigans!
Great job Max and crew!
17 + bikes and scooters awarded!
Hula hoop contest, Bubble gum blowing contest
Free food and ice cream, swimming!
Another successful National Night Out - Pix
Smak Dab NL
All in a days work...
and Rusty help evict a black rat snake
from 504's POV truck while he was driving in NL!
Snake fell from behind
dashboard to the floor while 504 was driving!
Lav charms snake out of the center console!
Given a new home.. Thanks Lav' and Rusty!
Next day Dee helps untangle
a seagull from wire atop of Garde theater!
Sailfest 2019 in the books
La Lee's last one!
Field photos click here
President Lynch thanks Chief Reichard for standing
with his men:
at 1100 searching for an armed suspect..
and at 0200 hrs helping make the only arrest of the night.
Pres' also sends Thanks to Josh, DA and Dee for all
their assistance in food prep!
But what about members
of your own Department!?
No Police Officer of the year
chosen in 3 years!
Chief rolls in Pizza truck for Days and Afternoon
Here we go again!
Chief declares Master Trainer Lynchs'qualifications not good enough!
Out sourced K-9 trianing doesn't work out so well.
Union to file MPP
Learn about the proud NL K-9 history
2019 LE Special Olympic Torch run
724 team - 21st Annual Ocean Beach Park
Benefit Volleyball Tournament to support Make-A-Wish Connecticut.
More Action pixs
The Department gets goodies!
Thank you Girl Scout troops 63104, 63021 & 63046!
And Service Master!
MADD recognize Officers John Michaud and Luke Delgrosso (23 DUI
33rd annual recognition ceremony
NLPD hits the finish line in Yale/New Haven Healthcare
Thank you Pres' Lynch for all your dedicated work
with new K-9 program!
Found the new dog, paid for the new dog, drove
to PA to get the dog
Set up new dog with new handler, hours of instruction.
With a final donation from the Cactus Jack Foundation
NLPD and FDNL have raised $9,405 for Thomas Williamson!
Donations will pay for everything Tom needs.
Birds eye Steak dinner help support NL resident in need of a service
and Vietnam Vet whos been awarded Silver star, Bronze star
and 5 Purple Hearts.
Congratulations Patty , Kristy and
Wish them well on facebook
Retirees firearms 2019
Good Luck Scott!
Go to Facebook and wish him well!
Firearms training 2019
2019 - 300 Shooters so far
Salas and Rood join the union!
Officers Gus Salas and Chris Rood. Both
are POST certified officers who come to NLPD from the
Connecticut State Police, Willimantic Police Department,
respectively, and both most recently served with the
Mashantucket Police Department.
Jose Pansini to attend police
academy in Meriden.
Midnight shift celebrating with Sgt. Bergeson (belated)
and Sgt. Pelchat on their promotion.
Congrats Joe Pelchat!
London officer, Marine Corps vet promoted to sergeant
Police Union welcomes 2 new recruits!
Jarvis and Hajj
Mayor publicly recognizes The Union President efforts
pushing to fill vacant police positions and new promotions.
"I will continue to work with Chief Reichard and Mayor Passero
to repair the harm done by the previous Chief and Mayor."
Members take it to the court!
New BB court at 40 Truman St
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