Broward County Police Benevolent Association

  • News

    October 3, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 2, 2013

    South Florida Police Departments Are Hiring; New Times Tried Out

    The wall: a six-foot stack of blue bricks. The mission: go up and over it, the first hurdle in a 16-part obstacle course. Me: suddenly, surprisingly nervous. The vertical lift has resurrected some anxiety from seventh-grade gym, where the prospect of flinging my pear-shaped, hormone-chemistry set ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2012

    Police Officers Still Cold on Republicans, a Year After "Party to Leave the Party"

    A year ago, a local union did what public employees across the state and the nation would have liked to do: stood up and declared its disgust with the Republican Party, encouraging its Republican members to drop their affiliation.This was the Broward County Police Benevolent Association, which held ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Sheriff Ric Bradshaw Praises Rick Scott For Supporting Cops

    Palm Beach CountySheriff Bradshaw likes Scott.​Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw clearly did not get the memo about local cops hating Gov. Rick Scott. While the Broward County Police Benevolent Association is organizing a massive party for its members to protest Scott and ditch the Florida Re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    Police Officers, Fed Up with Rick Scott, Leave Republican Party En Masse

    A flyer distributed by the police union​Next month the Broward County Police Benevolent Association is holding a "Party to Leave the Party" -- an event coordinated with the Supervisor of Elections where police officers and the general public can switch their voter registrations from Republican to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2009

    Hallandale Beach Police Union Dispute Makes Strange Bed Partners

      That's a video of a recent protest by the Broward County Police Benevolent Association, which is turning up the heat on Hallandale Beach City Manager Mike Good for stalling on contract talks with the city's cops. But since that hasn't worked the PBA has moved to Phase II, circulating a big fl ... More >>

  • News

    September 7, 2006

    Bad Lieutenant

    In Hollywood, being a good cop doesn't seem to matter.

  • News

    April 13, 2006

    These Deals Will Blow You Away

    Should Local Buyers Watch Out for "Katrina Cars" ?

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2006

    How Benevolent Is That?

    What happens when you invesigate South Florida's finest? Well, for Channel 4's Mike Kirsch it meant having a BOLO put out his ass. "Channel 4 News is... setting up officers and instigating confrontations, then filing complaints with the various police departments," the Broward County Police Benevol ... More >>

  • News

    March 23, 2006

    Calling All Cars

    After an investigation reveals harassment and intimidation, police respond with... harassment and intimidation

  • News

    February 12, 2004

    Stationhouse Capo

    Marano uses his union position to reward loyalists and manipulate the brass, critics say