HONORING FAMILY, EDUCATION, AND COMMUNITY THROUGH SERVICE AND MENTORSHIP
National Latino Peace Officers Association
Greater Houston Chapter
WE’RE CURRENTLY ACCEPTING 2017 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS!
(SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY APRIL 30, 2018)
LEARN WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN THE NATIONAL LATINO PEACE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION
Today the NLPOA is considered to the largest and fastest growing Latino Law Enforcement organization in the country. NLPOA continues to grow and seeks out supporters, who wish to make the law enforcement community a balanced and responsible entity to the community and looks to contribute to policy development in the Criminal Justice System.
WHO WE ARE
We are the Greater Houston Chapter of the National Latino Peace Officers Association (NLPOA). The National Latino Peace Officers Association is the largest Latino law enforcement association in the United States. It is open to all, regardless of race or ethnic background. The objectives of the National Latino Peace Officers Association are to create a professional association that provides its members career training and promote education and career advancement, mentoring and a strong commitment to community service.
The mission of the association is to eliminate prejudice and discrimination in the Criminal Justice System (particularly in law enforcement). To create a fraternal/professional association that provides support, advocacy, personal and professional development to its members. To prevent and reduce juvenile delinquency; and lessen neighborhood tension in the Latino communities, through awareness and role modeling, provide bi-lingual assistance to the public, and bridge the gap between the Latino community and the police.
As a member of NLPOA, you will be able to network with officers from other agencies. In addition, this structure lends a great deal of credibility to our goals and objectives in the eyes of elected officials! This also applies to the national and state status of this organization.
Benefits include: Multi Agency Representation, Legal Defense, Special Training and Conventions.