We are all set! Please join us for a night of excitement and glamor. This year the TCSOA Christmas Gala will be held on December 19that the Hilton Downtown located at 500 East 4th Street. Meet and greet will begin at 6 pm.
Senior Deputy Jessica Hollis was among those honored at the Capitol. Jessica L. Hollis was a 7 year veteran of the Travis County Sheriff's Office. She gave her life trying to protect others by checking a low water crossing in the 3400 block of Fritz Hughes Park Road. She was swept away by the storm. Jessica's body was recovered from Lake Austin 36 hours after her initial call for help.
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The following article was Posted by CLEAT May 4, 2015
Posted by CLEAT May 4, 2015
The families, friends and fellow colleagues of the Texas peace officers who gave their lives in the line of duty were comforted Monday with the promise that their loved ones’ memory and dedicated will not be forgotten.
CLEAT throws support behind bill to raise survivor benefits
Posted by CLEAT March 16, 2015
State Rep. Bryan Hughes, Amanda Hurst and Charley Wilkison
CLEAT was in the Capitol on Monday show support for legislation that would double the state’s payments to survivors of law enforcement officers who die in the line of duty.
CLEAT explains need for lawmakers to fix pension disparity
Posted by CLEAT March 31, 2015
Representatives from universities and school districts across the state testified in support of HB 1821 and HB 2933.
Some may call it ‘grandstanding;’ we just call it ‘standing up’
Posted by CLEAT April 14, 2015
Melinda Smith and Charley Wilkison at the Capitol.
By John Moritz
CLEAT Public Affairs
Since CLEAT doesn’t seek or accept government grants –the politicians can’t direct our legislative agenda or force us to support anything.
The Travis County Sheriff’s Office hosted a delegation of prison wardens from the Czech Republic on Tuesday.
CLEAT and TCSOA were able to attend and gave the visitors bags filled with hats, challenge coins and other CLEAT items.
Pictured left to right: Capt.
San Mateo, CA, October 27, 2014 – The winner of California Casualty’s next “Work Hard/Play Hard” contest will have their choice of a 2015 special edition peace officer or firefighter/EMT Harley-Davidson® FLHP Road King or $25,000. It’s California Casualty’s biggest prize yet!
TCSOA has partnered with AFLAC to bring you supplemental insurance at a substantially reduced rate. Because it is through TCSOA, no physical or medical information is required through this initial signup. If you are sick or injured, AFLAC pays you directly regardless of any other coverage you may have. It is simple, you sign up and you are in.
The TCSOA Board of Directors voted to award four (5) $1,000.00 Scholarships. Three (3) $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded to children of members in good standing and two (2) $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to members in good standing, and one (1) $1000.00 scholarship; the Warren P. Young Humanitarian Award, will be awarded to a member of the community. The deadline to apply is August 5, 2016.
Read More... Download: TCSOA Scholarship Application Instructions 2016.pdf