FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Top News

Indiana FOP Lodge Helps Santa Deliver Gifts to Needy Kids

December 21, 2009  | 

Members of Calumet City, Ind.'s Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 1 took their turn playing Santa's helpers Saturday.

For the 23rd consecutive year, police officers gave the reindeer a break and took part in the Santa Run by pulling the jolly old elf's' sleigh from house to house bringing Christmas cheer to families in need.

"It is a privilege to be able to help needy families at this time of year, and reminds us all of the true meaning of Christmas," Lodge 1 President Mitch Growe said.

The FOP assisted 15 families this year, including 45 children, with food baskets and Christmas gifts.

Read Full Story at NWITimes.com


Be the first to comment on this story





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Case Against Baltimore Officer in Freddie Gray Death Heads to Court
A "Security/Media Protocol Order" from the Circuit Court's administrative judge outlined...
Man Held in Ambush Murder of Texas Deputy
A man "believed to be the alleged gunman" in the killing of a uniformed Houston-area...
Angel Armor Receives National Recognition Through NTOA
Angel Armor LLC has announced that Angel Armor Ballistic Door Panels have received the...
No Retrial of North Carolina Officer in Manslaughter Shooting Case
The North Carolina Attorney General's Office will not retry a Charlotte police officer...
Video: Officer Assaulted with Chain Shoots, Kills Suspect
The female Oakland, Calif., officer, who was hit in the face and the head, was taken to...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine