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1 The Official Publication of the Riverside Sheriffs Association Issue 6 June, 2015 All Points Bulletin Celebrating 72 years of serving those who serve others Honoring Our Own The 2015 Riverside County Peace Officers MEMORIAL CEREMONY SEE PAGE 6

2 The Official Publication of the Riverside Sheriffs Association All Points All Points Bulletin is owned and published by the Riverside Sheriffs Association (RSA) and is published monthly at 6215 River Crest Drive, Suite A, Riverside, California Subscription price is $14.95 for one year, or $25.00 for two years. The opinions expressed in all byline columns are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of RSA. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. Editorial comments, advertising information or subscription requests can be sent to our office, listed above, or call us at (951) Periodicals postage paid at Riverside, CA. Postmaster: Please send address changes to RSA All Points Bulletin, 6215 River Crest Drive, Suite A, Riverside, CA All Points Bulletin staff Editor-in-Chief: Darryl Drott Managing Editor: Tana Pigeon Advertising: Laura Bakewell Bulletin Celebrating 66 years of serving those who serve others BENEFITS NOTICES CORNER Schedule of 2015 RSA Board meetings Meetings are held on a monthly basis (except December and January when no meetings are held). Regularly scheduled meetings are on the second Thursday of each month. For more information, check the website at Important Benefits notice!! Benefit designations for life insurance are important. Please review them frequently. Be sure to enroll a newborn with the Trust within 30 days of birth. Contact the Benefits Office at (951) If you marry or enter a domestic partnership, contact the Benefits Office at (951) within 30 days of marriage or entering the partnership. If you divorce or terminate a domestic partnership, contact the Benefits Office at (951) within 30 days of divorce or termination. If you become a legal guardian, adopt a child, or become legally separated, contact the Benefits Office at (951) within 30 days of the event. To ensure coverage, please respect these deadlines. Remember that the department does not notify the Benefit Trust of these changes. Please notify the Benefits Office of any changes in your address. Please provide dependent substantiation documents to the Benefits Office when requested to avoid cancellation of your dependent s coverage. RSA Legal Defense Alert!! Always consult with an association representative/lawyer before responding to any report, letter, memo and/or questions concerning an investigation that could possibly lead to punitive action. If ordered to do so, ask to have it recorded and read the following: Non-waiver statement I have been refused the right to have a representative of my choice. I understand that I am being ordered to make a report or answer questions and that, if I do not comply with the order, I may be disciplined for insubordination. Therefore, I have no alternative but to abide by the order. However, by so doing, I do not waive my constitutional rights to remain silent under the 5th and 14th amendments to the United States Constitution and under the protections afforded me under state law. 24-Hour Emergency LEGAL DEFENSE For 24-Hour Emergency Legal Defense call (800) RSA Affiliations Southern California Alliance of Law Enforcement (SCALE) California Coalition of Law Enforcement Associations (CCLEA) Public Employee Staff Organization (PESO) Riverside County Peace Officers Memorial Foundation (RCPOMF) California Peace Officers Memorial Foundation (CPOMF) Riverside County Deputy Sheriff Relief Foundation (RCDSRF) Debbie Chisholm Memorial Foundation (DCMF) RSA Legal Defense Trust (LDT) Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) Page 2 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

3 PRESIDENT S BENEFITS CORNER Summertime Opportunities By Robert Masson RSA President Hamburgers and hot dogs on the barbe-que. Taking the boat out on the lake or river. A day trip to the beach. Most of the images that pop into mind when thinking of summer involve relaxing and being with family. Maybe it s our childhood association with summer break, or just the fact that it s too hot to do anything more constructive. It s summer, it s what we do. Even better, it s good for us. Life is precious and it s our connections with our families that help make it so. We have opportunities throughout the year to bond with our kids and spend quality time with our spouses, but summer is the only extended time of year where we tend to have a string of opportunities to do that. This past May the law enforcement community recognized and honored our fallen comrades in memorial ceremonies across the country, including here at home in Riverside County. In this issue we feature the Riverside County Peace Officer s Memorial Ceremony. We honor the memory of these brave men and women because they are heroes to us personally, to our profession, and to the communities they served. I feel as though summertime gives us an opportunity to immerse ourselves in Relax! It s summer. the very thing they, and all of us, took an oath to protect: our communities, our families, our way of life. As we move through the memorials we are reminded at what cost that oath sometimes demands, but also how valuable it is what we safeguard. This is a stressful job, that s no secret. I urge you to take the time this summer and enjoy yourself. There s a reason why so many poets and authors expend words on the lazy joy of a summer afternoon, the dog days of summer, because this time of year gives us permission to throttle back, slow down, and relax. The author F. Scott Fitzgerald said, And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer. Summer is upon us, it s our opportunity to begin life over again. Be safe and God bless! The Official Publication of the Riverside Sheriffs Association All Points Bulletin Inside This Issue Visiting The Littlest Warriors... 4 Riverside County Memorial Ceremony... 6 National Peace Officers Memorial... 8 Sheriff s Department Settles Drinkwater Case... 9 Run Honors Deputy Bruce Lee Chaplain s Corner State Legislative Corner Federal Legislative Corner Federal Update, June First Annual Veterans Court Ruck Challenge Benefits Corner Military Corner Elections Member Service Referrals Meet Your Lawmakers Puzzlers Births Classifieds Deputy Depot Throwback Corner RSA Board And Staff In Memory Issue 6, 2015 Page 3 All Points Bulletin

4 CHARITIES Visiting The Littlest Warriors Corky Bell Executive Director, DCMF, Retired RSO Corporal April gave us the opportunity to bring a bit of happiness to some wonderful kids who really needed it. Our visit to Loma Linda Children s Hospital was warmly received as always, and the kids loved seeing our men and women in uniform from Riverside and San Bernardino County Sheriff s Departments. You could see the toll their treatments are taking on their little bodies radiation burns, loss of hair, loss of body weight and weakness from vomiting during chemotherapy. All sad parts of fighting cancer, but when The Debbie Chisholm Memorial Foundation shows up, the kids put it into another gear because they know we bring nothing but joy. Twelve year old Abigail (pictured with Corky Bell) received bead making materials because she loves being artistic. Abigail has fought so very hard to beat her cancer but unfortunately she will lose. Alan, a nine year old Downs Syndrome patient fighting cancer, was given a DVD player and Winnie the Pooh Movies by Riverside County Deputies Vincent Coogan, Norma Loza, Mike Lucero, RSA President Robert Masson and Mrs. Jennifer Sniff. Robert Masson also surprised fifteen year Christina with a new ipad Air, a pair of Solo Beats Headphones, $100 in itunes cards and a homemade quilt compliments of Mrs. Elizabeth Magee-Thomsen. Jennifer Sniff presented seven year old Erik with his favorite toys, Minecraft Legos and a homemade quilt. Erik said he would give the quilt to his Mom for her birthday. RSA Office Administrator Judy Drott, along with DCMF Board member Kylleen Coogan, visited nearly every child in the 4800 wing and made them all smile; they loved their time with the children. When you see children like Abigail, Alan, Christina and Erik, you just have to thank God for the wonderful healthy lives we have been blessed with and pray that childhood cancer will be cured in our lifetime. Thank you RSA and your wonderful members who continue to support The Debbie Chisholm Memorial Foundation and for giving us the opportunity to help these special kids forget their fight with cancer for just a little while. Page 4 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

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6 RIVERSIDE COUNTY MEMORIAL CEREMONY MAY 18 A Time To Remember And Honor The 2015 Riverside County Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony Story and Photos By Lauren Hampton Contributing Writer Downtown Riverside was the backdrop for the annual Riverside County Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony. The Safe in His Arms Memorial Run and Ceremony was held on May 18 th to honor all Riverside County Law Officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty. Fallen officers honored were from as far back as Frank Hamilton, who perished in 1895, to the most recent loss of Gilbert Cortez of the California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation who was killed in the line of duty in Runners, including groups from current academy classes, explorers, fellow officers, and even family members and friends, were escorted by Riverside Police Officers around the downtown route, ending at the Safe In His Arms Memorial statue which was erected in May of 1983 in front of the Riverside Police Department s Orange Street station. In keeping with tradition, current officers from the respective departments stood, one by one, as each of the 62 listed officers names was called. A K9 officer was there representing San Jacinto Police Department s canine Officer Sultan, killed in the line of duty on the 21st of January Surviving family members read the Honor Roll names. The ceremony, held after the run, began with a symbolic riderless horse, escorted by Deputy Lance Deforest of RCSD. Sheriff Stan Sniff and Riverside County s District Attorney Mike Hestrin honored the fallen, their colleagues and surviving family members by delivering powerful and heartfelt speeches. Also included in the ceremony was a 21-gun salute by the Corona Police Department Honor Guard, Taps and flag Folding by a Multi-Agency Honor Guard, and bagpipers from the United States Border Patrol A helicopter fly-over by California Highway Patrol, Ontario Police Department, Riverside County Sheriff s Department, and Riverside Police Department was an impressive finale to this solemn and heartfelt ceremony, which serves as an annual reunion for those who share this same loss. Page 6 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

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8 NATIONAL PEACE OFFICERS MEMORIAL National Peace Officers Memorial Story and Photos by Julie Kelley RSA Executive Assistant The Nation Mourns Each year the RSA selects members of the Board of Directors, as well as RSA members who are selected through a random drawing, to attend the California and National Peace Officers Memorials. This year I had the privilege of accompanying the team to the National Peace Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C. Although it was not my first trip to the Memorial, I am still profoundly moved when I see the two 304-foot-long walls engraved with more than 20,000 names of fallen officers who have been killed in the line of duty throughout U.S. history. The names on the wall date as far back as This year another 273 names were added, with 117 of those deaths having occurred in The Annual Candlelight Vigil was held on the 13th of May at the Memorial Wall, located in the 400 block of East Street, Washington, DC. Among the distinguished speakers this year were Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh C. Johnson, and U.S. Attorney General, Loretta Lynch. One of the most stirring speeches at the vigil was given by Madeline Neumann, National President of Concerns of Police Survivors. Ms. Neumann is the surviving spouse of Essex County NJ Patrolman Keith E. Neumann, who was killed in the line of duty on August 3, Ms. Neumann shared what it was like to suddenly lose the love of her life so many years ago, and how her life has been forever changed. Ms. Neumann noted that when her husband was among those being remembered at the candlelight vigil held at the same spot 26 years ago, the memorial site was nothing more than a patch of dirt. On May 15th we gathered on the Capitol lawn with thousands of officers, along with co-workers and families of fallen officers, for the Thirty-fourth Annual National Peace Officers Memorial. The keynote speaker was President Barack Obama. President Obama offered his gratitude for the sacrifices made by law enforcement and their families, and said that law enforcement deaths are a too common reminder of the risks inherent to peace officers jobs. President Obama remarked that our nation should work to heal the rifts that exists between law enforcement and some communities. During the ceremony the name of each Fallen Officer is called, and an officer escorts the family down the center aisle, where they place a flower on the memorial wreath. As you observe the spouses, parents and children of each fallen hero make that emotional journey to the memorial wreath, you can t help but be reminded of the long and difficult road that lies ahead for these families. To me, the ceremony also serves as a reminder of the stress and the risks peace officers face each day. I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to peace officers everywhere, for your service. Your courage, commitment and sacrifice are appreciated. RSA members who are interested in participating in the drawing to attend one of the memorials in 2016, should be sure to register on the RSA members only website. An announcement will go out to registered members at the beginning of the year. Page 8 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

9 LEGAL CORNER Sheriff s Department Settles Drinkwater Case by Michael P. Stone and Muna Busailah Stone Busailah LLP We are pleased to announce that the County has agreed to pay over $350, in attorney fees and costs to RSA and LDT as a result of both fee motions in the California Supreme Court case, Riverside County Sheriff s Department v. Stiglitz (Kristy Drinkwater, Real Party In Interest) No. S This closely-watched case involves the authority and power of hearing officers who preside over disciplinary appeals for California peace officers pursuant to POBRA (Government Code 3300 et. seq), to hear and rule on motions for peace officer personnel records (so-called Pitchess motions ). Government Code 3304(b) grants all peace officers a statutory right to a due process administrative appeal whenever they are subjected to punitive action in their employment. A frequent defense in disciplinary appeals is that of disparate penalty. That is, does the penalty for the sustained misconduct appear reasonable and fair, especially when compared to discipline of others for the same or similar sustained misconduct? In Drinkwater s case, we sought to establish that the discipline was far more severe than suffered by others, by bringing a motion for the redacted records of other Department members that were disciplined (or not disciplined) for the same or similar conduct. After Hearing Officer (and law professor) Jan Stiglitz, found good cause for the motion, the County refused to produce the records and instead challenged the finding by suing Professor Stiglitz to overturn his decision. Superior Court Judge Fisher granted RCSD s petition. Judge Fisher s order was appealed to the Court of Appeal, which ruled that Stiglitz had authority to hear and grant these motions. Undaunted, the County, challenged the Court of Appeal decision pursuing review in the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court held that POBRA hearing officers like Stiglitz, are empowered to hear and grant such motions for good cause shown. This decision is of great importance to law enforcement officer throughout California. The Supreme Court victory was followed by motions to recover attorney fees and costs spent by RSA and LDT, which were settled for a County pay-out of over $350, to RSA and LDT. Drinkwater s disciplinary appeal was also favorably settled. She is very grateful for the years of support she received from RSA, the Legal Defense Trust and her lawyers, Michael P. Stone and Muna Busailah. BE IN THE LOOP! Check out the Members Only website where you can: View exclusive members only content Stay current on Association Business Find contact information for your Chapter Director View upcoming Board Meeting Agendas and previously approved minutes Cast votes for Chapter Directors and other important RSA business Provide feedback for candidates scheduled to meet with PAC Find out the monthly username and password for discount tickets Update your personal information As a reminder, if you change work locations please notify RSA so that we can keep you apprised of information specific to your chapter. Please contact the RSA office at if you need assistance Issue 6, 2015 Page 9 All Points Bulletin

10 MEMORIAL Remembering Run Honors Deputy Bruce Lee The event gave the community the opportunity to tell law enforcement we have your back. Story and Photos By Lauren Hampton Contributing Writer best way to honor someone is to keep telling the stories. The That s what Captain Andrew Shouse, Commander of Riverside County s Thermal station, told the fifty or so people gathered after the memorial run to honor Riverside Deputy Bruce Lee, a 22-year veteran of the Riverside County Sheriff s Department who lost his life in May of The memorial run was held on the anniversary of his passing 12 years ago on May 13. The run began at the Bruce Lee memorial sign on Hwy 111 and Jefferson with officers running and biking from there to the memorial sign just west of Washington and Hwy 111. That stretch of Hwy 111 was named Deputy Bruce Lee Memorial Highway in December of Participants stopped at the second memorial sign to hang a wreath in honor of the beloved deputy. With both signs appropriately adorned with wreaths, the group finished at the La Quinta Civic Center Park s monument rock. An informal wreath ceremony took place there with many guests in attendance, including Deputy Lee s widow. Those attending the ceremony included Bruce Cathcart, La Quinta Rotary Club s President and friend of Deputy Lee. Mr. Cathcart shared memories of the fallen deputy and presented the Sheriff s Department with a We ve Got Your Back plaque, pledging support of all officers in a time when harsh scrutiny of officers is on the rise by the public and in the media. The Rotary Club as a whole wanted to take a step to organize a public campaign to let local law enforcement officers know that they support them, thank them for their service, and that they have their back. The plaque was signed by all of the members of the La Quinta Rotary Club in the hopes that it would serve as a reminder each and every day that they are not alone out in the field. There were many stories shared in an open mic-style time during the ceremony, showing that Deputy Lee was well respected as an officer, member of the community, and friend. Mrs. Lee ended the ceremony by thanking everyone for attending and by sharing a sentiment of appreciation for people s even the simplest of every-day memories of her husband of 9 years. Page 10 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

11 BENEFITS MEMORIAL CORNER Issue 6, 2015 Page 11 All Points Bulletin

12 CHAPLAIN S CORNER The 30% Club Harley Broviak Chaplain We have an annual retirement seminar for prospective retirees. The Riverside Sheriffs Association is keenly interested and concerned that the retirees get a focus and perspective on all opportunities available to those who have spent their lives serving our County. As an adjunct to the information available to prospective retirees, I would like to offer another view to all of our personnel. I have had two law enforcement memorial services in the last two weeks for deceased officers, who did not reach retirement age. Their families were not prepared for their untimely departure. It is never too early to make plans for the future. Life is a very fragile thing. The job is filled with dangerous circumstances from the violent exposures due to attack or ambush, to the benign, but deadly, exposure to the gases from a meth lab. In each case, officers must be aware of the effect of those dangers which can severely affect the family if the officer s life or health is jeopardized or ended. Each of us must take advantage of advanced planning for the uncertainties of survival. If life is lost, have we made certain plans and concerns for the survival of loved ones? Have we considered and placed them into effect? It is not just a financial consideration, but emotional support, and longevity of the family which must be examined and prepared for. The shock of one s unpreparedfor-departure is extraordinarily severe. Questions of What do I do now? How can we cope? How will spouse and children survive a brutal severance of the beloved spouse from the family? The whole spectrum of questions flood into the minds of survivors. All doors seem to slam shut and stressor overload crashes down. It is not pleasant to plan for crisis and severance, but it is vital and necessary. Ask the What ifs now and envision how you might handle the worst scenario. It is far better to have an escape plan or an adjustment plan in order to take charge immediately, than to cry and wring your tear- stained hands in desperation! Police work is never easy; no, not for the officer, or for the family! But knowledge of practices possible to help survivors is greatly advantageous, rather than the extreme fright of not knowing, and helplessness of sudden departures. So, will you join my 30% Club? It s very simple. Basically, we plant seeds, starting now! Here it is in condensed form: A. 10% of your income goes into a family needs savings account; (absolutely) B. 10% of your income goes into your head. i.e., continuing education for your current job or...preparing for your retirement away from law enforcement. That means now that you have a little wiggle room, and you ve had a little expertise; and come from a hobby of several years when you find it s something that you really like to do, then do it! C. 10% to God or a charity of choice. You ll be surprised at how fast the years go by until that time you re standing with your Sheriff, Chief, Captain or whoever, as they slowly roast you over a bed or hot and funky sayings, half truths and outright lies about how good you were as a blank. They tell you how they re going to miss you. (But if you stand still for a moment, they ll reload, take better aim and fire again!!! God Bless you all! And Bona Fortuna Club members!! Advanced planning pays! HE loves you and so do I. Chaplain Bro ! IT S A TOUGH JOB! Crisis counseling services provided by The Counseling Team Int. Dedicated to Serving Those Who Serve for all locations go to: No cost for members of the Riverside Sheriffs Association Completely confidential MESSAGE FROM CHAPLAIN HARLEY BROVIAK Communion will be held individually, each Friday at RSA 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Call to schedule an appointment A PROGRAM OF THE RSA BENEFIT TRUST Page 12 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

13 STATE BENEFITS LEGISLATIVE CORNER CORNER RSA Legislative Corner By Tim Yaryan Legislative Counsel and Advocate To date, this has been a watershed year for law enforcement. Over 20 legislative proposals have been introduced this session to deal with the issue of police abuses and accountability. Framed with videos from national television, news stories and op ed pieces, police and sheriffs are enduring the worst media beating since Rodney King. The solutions the legislature seeks to curb police violence range from the wide spread use of police body cams; to reports to the Department of Justice about police shootings; to appointments of special prosecutors to handle Issue 6, 2015 We have institutionally set up a situation of failure. incidents of police violence; to preparing detailed reports about racial profiling just about every police reform you can think of, has been introduced. Some are sincere and honest attempts at reform, and some are cynical political plays to grab the media spot light. However, all these bills have one common failing these are only treating the symptoms, none of them are getting to the root causes of the problem! Many years ago, I was having a discussion with a former Riverside Sheriff and then Senator Robert Presley. Presley was an icon in the law enforcement community, best known for injecting a healthy dose of common sense into legislative debates. In our conversation, Senator Presley said to me, You know, Tim, the answer to running a good law enforcement department is really simple. You have to hire enough good officers to do the job, you have to give them the best training - and keep training them, and you have to pay them well, so that you can retain them! When I reflect on that conversation which was over twenty years ago, I think how good it would be to have someone with the wisdom of Senator Pressley serving in the legislature now. His back to basics approach would be a welcome alternative to some of the frenetic and shrill critics of today s police. To be sure, there is a problem with today s police, but all the legislative Band-Aids offered now will not significantly change this problem. Presley s first rubric of a successful police or sheriffs department was simple: Hire enough good officers! If we look at what departments have done in the past decade, the results are appalling. The Los Angeles Sheriffs Department has never reached its hiring goals set over a decade ago, notwithstanding enormous over capacity increases in jail populations due to realignment. Sheriffs Deputies often patrol dangerous areas in one man cars with a backup light years away. The Los Angeles Police Department finally reached the goal of 10,000 officers two years ago, but now is struggling to hire enough qualified people to replace departing officers. In Oakland, with its notoriously high robbery rates, the police force has lost nearly a quarter of its sworn officers since San Jose now has fewer than 1,000 officers and is projected to lose another 100 officers this year (Thanks, Mayor Chuck Reed, for your pension reforms that helped cause that mass exodus of cops). San Diego has 300 fewer officers than a decade ago. These statistics can be repeated in cities and counties throughout the state. Probation departments are also short of officers. In Los Angeles County alone, over 1,700 jobs are not filled despite a major increase in department workload brought about because of realignment. Is it any wonder, then, that we continue to see on-going policing problems? In many departments, police response times are dangerously slow. Many property crimes are not investigated because of the lack of manpower. Cops have little time to develop relationships in the community. A lack of respect for law enforcement is fostered in many low income communities, because there is hardly enough manpower to even deal with what were formerly called nuisance crimes like drugs or prostitution but now fall into the purview of criminal street gangs and gang control. We have institutionally set up a situation of failure and created an adversarial relationship between officers and the community then, we are surprised when we see explosive situations and confrontations between the police and the community explode like we have in Ferguson and many other cities? All the bills in the legislature and the solutions to police violence and accountability will hardly make a difference. If we don t get back to basics, if you don t re-examine the fundamental institutional problems that law enforcement officers struggle to overcome, we will not solve this problem. Senator Presley was right. Hire enough good officers, give them the best training and keep training them, and pay them well, so you can keep them if we do that if we secure the manpower to effectively and professionally police our diverse and complicated communities, we will bring an end to the root causes of problems facing today s law enforcement departments and bring focus on the fundamental work of preventing crime and violence. Until next time, stay safe! Page 13 All Points Bulletin

14 STATE LEGISLATIVE CORNER RSA LEGISLATIVE SESSION HOT LIST SPRING REPORT (2015) By Tim Yaryan Legislative Counsel and Advocate STATE BUDGET ISSUE DESCRIPTION STATUS COPS Funding Would authorize $106 million funding for Cops on the Street * Budget Conference Committee Court Security Funding Would authorize $497.8 million for court security through Budget Conference Committee Booking Fees Would authorize $31 million in reimbursement.* Budget Conference Committee STC Funding Would authorize $19.4 million for correctional training.* Budget Conference Committee Cal MMET Would authorize $4,500,000 for Meth enforcement* Budget Conference Committee Mentally Ill Crime Would authorize $50 million for crime reduction* Budget Conference Committee Reduction (MIOCR) Grants Crime Labs Would authorize $20 million for crime labs* Budget Conference Committee SB 678 Adds $100 million in new funding. Budget Conference Committee Proposition 36 Funding Would authorize $108 million for offender treatment* Budget Conference Committee Public Safety Realignment Would authorize $5.5 billion to $8.4 billion annually through Budget Conference Committee *This budget appropriation is actively supported by RSA Report as of May 29, 2015 ASSEMBLY BILLS BILL NO. & BILL DESCRIPTION RSA BILL AUTHOR S NAME POSITION STATUS AB 34 Bonta* Enacts the Medical Cannabis Regulation Oppose unless Amended Assembly (D Alameda) and Control Act. Appropriations AB 39 Medina Electronic Search Warrants Active Support Senate Public (D Riverside) Safety Committee AB 65 Alejo* Grant Program for officer body Support in Concept Assembly (D San Francisco) worn cameras Appropriations AB 66 Weber Imposes specified requirements on Active Oppose Assembly (D San Diego) officer worn body cameras Appropriations AB 69 Rodriguez. Requires agencies to follow best practices Active Watch Assembly Floor (D Pomona) when establishing policies for body cameras. AB 86 Mc Carty* Requires Attorney General to appoint Active Oppose Assembly (D Sacramento) Special Prosecutor for incidents involving Appropriations use of deadly force by officers. AB 150 Melendez* Makes theft of firearms a felony. Active Support Assembly (R Lake Elsinore) (Proposition 47 Fix) Appropriations AB 246 Hernandez* Redefines hate crime to apply to peace Co-Sponsor Assembly (D West Covina) officer s and their families. Appropriations AB 266 Cooley Reforms current medical marijuana law. Active Support Assembly Floor (D Rancho Cordova) AB 390 Cooper Requires DNA samples from person Active Support Assembly Floor (D Elk Grove) who would have been felons pre Prop 47 (Prop 47 Fix) AB 487 Gonzalez Requires notice to District Attorney Active Support Assembly Floor (D San Diego) of parole hearing. AB 511 Gipson* Expands coverage of compensable Active Support Assembly (D Carson) injury to all full time peace officers. Appropriations AB 537 Allen* Prohibits MOU for healthcare except Active Oppose Assembly PERS (R Huntington Beach) under certain conditions. Committee Page 14 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

15 STATE LEGISLATIVE CORNER BILL NO. & BILL DESCRIPTION RSA BILL AUTHOR S NAME POSITION STATUS AB 546 Gonzalez Authorizes BSCC to certify probation Active Support Senate Public (D San Diego) departments for training. Safety Committee AB 651 Cooper Amends POBR to require Active Support Assembly Floor (D Elk Grove) representation of witness. AB 673 Santiago Clarifies jurisdiction in probation Active Support Senate Public (D Los Angeles) transfer. Safety Committee AB 849 Bonilla Makes it a felony to unlawfully cause Active Support Assembly Floor (D Concord) an explosion or fire of inhabited building. AB 953 Weber Requires remedial training and reporting Active Oppose Assembly Floor (D San Diego) for racial profiling incidents. AB 1104 Rodriguez Conforms provisions in Penal Code to Active Support Senate Rules (D Pomona) Health and Safety Code re: warrants for controlled substances. (Prop 47 Fix) AB 1213 Wagner* Establishes Offender Global Positioning Active Support Assembly (R Irvine) System database to track offenders. Appropriations AB 1246 Quirk* Prohibits third party disclosure of video Active Watch Assembly Public (D Hayward) from police body cams. Safety Committee AB 1328 Weber Requires Jury Instruction if prosecution Active Oppose Assembly Floor (D San Diego) fails to disclose certain information. AB 1356 Lackey* Authorizes field testing for drug related Active Support Assembly Public (R Palmdale) DUI s. Safety Committee AB 1415 Steinorth* Prohibits former Prop 47 felons from Active Support Assembly (R Rancho Cucamonga) carrying firearms. (Prop 47 Fix) Appropriations ACA 3 Gallagher Limits enhancements of public employee Active Oppose Assembly PERS (R Nicolaus) pensions. Committee SENATE BILLS BILL NO. & BILL DESCRIPTION RSA BILL AUTHOR S NAME POSITION STATUS SB 34 Hill Enacts certain requirements re ALPR Active Watch Assembly (D Agoura Hills) operator. Transportation Committee SB 124 Leno Limits use of solitary confinement Oppose unless Senate Floor (D San Francisco) for juveniles. Amended SB 175 Huff Requires policy development re: use of Active Watch Assembly Desk (R Diamond Bar) body cams in collaboration with rank and file officers. SB 205 Beall Requires a 4 year evaluation study of Prop 47 Active Support Senate (D San Jose) by Department of Finance. Appropriations SB 262 Galgiani* Authorizes law enforcement to use drones Active Support Senate Judiciary (D Stockton) under certain conditions. Committee SB 405 Hertzberg Establishes amnesty program per Governor s Active Support Senate Floor (D Van Nuys) directive for vehicle infractions. SB 424 Pan Clarifies eavesdropping and wiretapping law. Active Support Senate Floor (D Sacramento) SB 428 Hall* Exempts probation officers from jury duty. Co Sponsor Senate Judiciary (D Los Angeles) Committee Continues on page 16 Issue 6, 2015 Page 15 All Points Bulletin

16 STATE LEGISLATIVE CORNER Continued from page 15 SB 443 Mitchell Requires criminal conviction before recovery Active Oppose Senate Floor (D Los Angeles) of seized materials. Appropriations SB 452 Galgiani* Makes theft of a firearm a felony. (Prop 47 Fix) Active Support Senate (D Stockton) Appropriations SB 482 Lara Requires physician check CURES Data Base for Active Support Senate Floor (D Bell Gardens) prescription fraud. SB 510 Hall Makes it a crime to engage in motor vehicle speed Active Support Assembly Desk (D Los Angeles) contests on public highways. SB 707 Wolk Removes requirement barring retired peace officers Active Support Senate Floor (D Davis) right to carry weapon on campus. SB 722 Bates Makes it a felony for sex offenders to remove GPS Active Support Senate Floor (R Laguna Niguel) bracelet. SB 735 Galgiani* Provides grant funds for retired officers to work on Active Support Senate P.E. & R. (D Stockton) cold cases. SB 753 Nielsen* Enacts the Criminal Justice Reinvestment Active Support Senate (R Gerber) Assessment Program. Appropriations SCR 20 Galgiani Designates May 4, 2015 as California Peace Officer Active Support Assembly Desk (D Stockton) Memorial Day. SJR 1 Beall Requests Congress repeal the Pension Offset and Active Support Assembly Desk (D San Jose) Windfall Elimination provisions from Social Security Act. * 2 YEAR BILLS Page 16 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

17 FEDERAL LEGISLATIVE CORNER Federal Update, June 2015 By Shannon Lahey Legislative Advocate Appropriations for the U.S. Department of Justice The House Committee on Appropriations passed the fiscal year 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriation bill on May 20, This bills funds the Department of Justice. Here are some of the programs funded: State Criminal Alien Assistance Program (SCAAP): $220,000,000. This is an increase of $35,000,000 over last year. SCAAP provides reimbursement to state and local governments for the costs of incarcerating deportable criminals. Public Safety Officer Benefits (PSOB) death benefit: $88,300,000. This is an increase of $1,000,000 over last year. PSOB provides a one time death benefits to survivors of officers killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty and education benefits to survivors. Bulletproof and Puncture Resistant Protective Vests: $22,500,000. This grant program provides state and local governments with half the cost of purchasing vests. Body Worn Cameras Police Body Worn Cameras: Overview There have been several developments on this issue due to negative press in recent months. We are working to protect the interests of officers. First, the U.S. Department of Justice issued an Request for Applications for a pilot grant program to local law enforcement agencies. Second, the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held an informational hearing. Third, legislation has been introduced in the House and Senate that would authorize a grant program to state and local law enforcement agencies. Fourth, the Appropriation bill that passed the House Committee on Appropriations includes funding for the Department of Justice pilot grant program. Police Body Worn Cameras: Grant Issue 6, 2015 The U.S. Department of Justice announced a $20 million Body-Worn Camera Pilot Partnership Program. Seventeen million would be available for grants to local law enforcement. This program will be administered by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and is expected to provide 50 awards to law enforcement agencies, with about 1/3 of them directed toward smaller law enforcement agencies. The grants require a 50 percent in kind or cash match and can be used to purchase equipment. The Agency would have to have a plan for implementation a training policy, and fiscal responsibility for storing this information. Police Body Cameras: Senate Informational Hearing The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held a hearing titled Body Cameras: Can Technology Increase Protection for Law Enforcement Officers and the Public? Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) requested the hearing last month. The hearing focused on privacy concerns, data retention and disclosure issues, and costs. The Chair of the Judiciary Committee, Chuck Grasserly, stated that he does not want to impose huge costs to state and local governments. Senator Scott testified that he is not interested in putting mandates on local law enforcement but to make technologies available. Police Body Worn Cameras: Federal Legislation Introduced H.R. 1680, the Police CAMERA Act was introduced in the House by Representative Brown (D-FL) and S. 877 was introduced in the Senate by Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI). Both bills are pending in the Judiciary Committees and no action has been taken. These bills would establish a pilot match program to assist State and local law enforcement agencies in purchasing body-worn cameras for law enforcement officers. To be eligible, a State or local Agency would have to have policies and procedures in place, including data collection protocols. Body Worn Cameras: Appropriations The House Committee on Appropriations passed its Fiscal Year 2016 Commerce, Justice, and Science bill on May 20, Included in this bill is $15 million to fund the U.S. Department of Justice pilot grant program to provide state and local law enforcement agencies with half the cost of purchasing Body Worn Cameras. Recording Law Enforcement Officers H.Con.Res.41 was introduced by Janice Hahn (D-CA) and referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. This resolution expresses the sense of Congress that the people of the United States have the Constitutional right to record law enforcement authorities, and they have the full protection of the law to the possession of the recording devices, and full protection of the law regarding data saved on the recording devices. Page 17 All Points Bulletin

18 FEATURE Fundraiser First Annual Veterans Court Ruck Challenge Supporting The California Collaborative Justice Courts Foundation By Brian Quigley and Lauren Hampton Contributing Writers What turns a group of individuals into a team? Individuals bring their own experiences, ambitions, and motivations, which can upset unit cohesion and undermine progress toward achieving a goal. The United States Armed Forces discovered long ago that the way to create a team is to forge it in a crucible through physical challenges which can only be accomplished through working together. This creates a sense of pride a sense of fellowship a sense of Esprit De Corps. This was the motivation behind the First Annual Veterans Court Ruck Challenge, the brain child of the Honorable Judge Mark Johnson and brought to life by the diligent efforts of Deputy District Attorney Alberto Recalde, Retired Command Sergeant Major Gregory Coker and their planning committee. The event was initiated in hopes of drawing attention to the Veterans Court whose program facilitates job training, mental health services, housing assistance, and rehabilitation for veterans. The idea was simple; gather supporters of the Riverside County Veterans Court together for a day of competition to raise money and awareness for the California Collaborative Justice Courts Foundation. The Challenge is a 10k race. Teams of four, each member carrying from pounds, took up the challenge on Sunday May 24, at Riverside s Fairmount Park, beginning and ending at the American Legion s Post 79, located inside the park. Word spread throughout the county as agencies assembled teams, raised money to obtain sponsorship and trained with their Rucks to ensure victory. Sponsors included: Riverside Sheriffs Association, Riverside County Deputy District Attorney Association, Riverside Police Officers Association, County Of Riverside Veterans Services and LCA Monitoring Services who donated money, volunteers and organized teams. Nurses from VA Loma Linda Hospital also donated their time in case any runner became injured during the march. Additionally, the American Legion Riverside Post 79 donated the use of their hall and facilities for the event and award ceremony. Teams from Riverside Police Department, Riverside Sheriff s Department, District Attorney, Public Defenders, Superior Court and LCA registered for the event. Probation Juvenile Services Division was a Gold Sponsor and fielded four teams while Adult Services Division and South West Division fielded seven teams under RSA Sponsorship. All told, over $12,000 was raised by sponsors, runners and supporters. As runners started to arrive, their packs were weighed in by Senior Detention Cook Johnny Ortega who not only arranged for the donation of bottled water but also provided the scale which was used to make sure all runners carried the required weight. With their bags certified, runner checked in with the registration desk manned by volunteers including Deputy Probation Officer Mayra Ortega. The Honorable Judge Johnson, clad in his Army BDU s, then addressed the crowd which numbered over 130 runners. He thanked the sponsors for their support, the volunteers for their dedication and challenged the runners to keep up with him and Buddy, his faithful dog and Veterans Court Mascot. Participants were supported by water stations manned by LCA volunteers and First Aid Stations staffed by VA nurses. Every participant who crossed the finish line was awarded a medal inscribed with the words, Mission Accomplished. Among those who finished included three current Veterans Court Participants and one recent graduate. They represented the Army, Navy, and Marine Corps and each held their medal with pride. The winners of the event were: Grand Overall Champion went to Save The Water, from the Riverside Police Officers Association (Edward V., Stanley H., Mike D. and Aurelio M.) #1 Women s Team, Ruck Dynasty from the Riverside Police Officers Association (Dayna B., Janet R., Strawberry C., and Katie M.) #1 Coed team, Superior Court Larson Justice Center s Third Branch of Awesomeness, (Gus Slow Motion Guzman, Zaira Rojas, Franco Espinosa, Mark Peteeie, all of the Larsen Justice Center in Indio) #1 Male Team went to Riverside Sheriffs Association s Team Pelican Banning (Sean M., Eric B., Nathan W., and Marco A.) So what does turn a group of individuals into a team? It comes from working together to create an event such as the Ruck Challenge which has never been attempted in Riverside County. It comes from walking alongside your partners and strangers toward a common goal, despite the crushing weight on your back and pain in your feet. It comes from a sense of pride a sense of fellowship a sense of Esprit De Corps. Photos by Lauren Hampton, Michael Belknapp, and Vanessa Carrasco. Page 18 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

19 FEATURE Team Ruckit: Members Don Garnett, Henry Passmore, Fatima Guerra and Brian Quigley. They finished as a team at 1:37 minutes. As a new employee it was a great experience to get to know members of the county associated with the Veteran's Court, Quigley said. Issue 6, 2015 Page 19 All Points Bulletin

20 BENEFITS CORNER RSA Third-Party Authorization Form By Chad Cihlar Brown Insurance Services In 1996, the federal government passed the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). While there are many facets to this law, this article is focusing on the protection of your privacy. CONNELL CHEVROLET SPECIAL PRICING TO ALL LAW ENFORCEMENT AND THEIR FAMILIES Eddie Cuadra WE CHEVROLET WILL BUY YOUR CARS CAR TRUCKS PAID FOR VANS OR NOT SUVs FLEET MANAGERS Joey Cuadra Under HIPAA, employees of the Riverside Sheriffs Association are not able to give out any of your Protected Health Information (PHI). While it s clear you do not want this information given to random people or companies, we also are not able to give this to spouses, family members or a significant other without a Third-Party Authorization Form. If an RSA member wants someone to be or Andy McNally (866) HARBOR BLVD. COSTA MESA 2/13 Under HIPAA, employees of the Riverside Sheriffs Association are not able to give out any of your Protected Health Information able to access this information, we will need to have an authorization form filled out and signed stating we have your permission to disclose PHI. A good example of a situation where it would be beneficial to have a designation form on file would be if you were trying to resolve a claim issue and you wanted your spouse to be able to speak to Anthem about the issue while you are at work. Without the form on file, Anthem cannot discuss the claim with your spouse without divulging PHI. On the form, you will put your name and the name and relationship of the person with whom you are allowing RSA to disclose personal information. You have the ability to select blanket authorization, which will give consent to said person indefinitely. If you don t want to provide unfettered access to this third party then you can note the specific information that you wish to be released. This authorization shall remain in effect until the member revokes the third party s ability to access information or when the status changes (i.e. divorce). If you need one of these forms, they are available at the RSA Benefit Office. We can also a form to you if coming to RSA is inconvenient. Remember, we protect our members by not releasing any PHI or other personally identifiable information to any unauthorized individual or entity. Check out the APB ONLINE Go to the RSA website at Click on APB Online Page 20 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

21 BENEFITS CORNER 2015 explore. experience. engage. GET ONLINE AND GET HEALTHY! Healthyroads.com easy and fun-to-use tools can help RSA Benefit Trust Members and their enrolled spouses reach their goals. PERSONAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT (PHA) AND SCORECARD This short survey and outcomes report can help you identify health risks. THE HEALTHYROADS CONNECTED! PROGRAM Choose from many popular wearable fitness devices and apps* and pick the one that works best for you. Register the wearable device and allow for data to be transferred to Healthyroads for activity tracking. The Healthyroads CheckIn! app can track your workouts at one of our 30,000+ fitness facilities nationwide. You can also choose from 8,000+ fitness facilities contracted to send session data directly to Healthyroads. *Healthyroads and/or RSA does not cover costs associated with the purchase of an app or wearable fitness device. To enroll, go to Healthyroads.com and click the Register button and follow the prompts. Healthyroads may use and/or provide participation information to your plan sponsor or its contracted entities that administer your plan for incentive fulfillment purposes. Healthyroads may also use this information to provide you with other services on behalf of your plan sponsor. Your participation serves as your consent for Healthyroads to use and/or provide this information as stated above. The RSA Benefit Trust is committed to helping you achieve your best health status. Rewards for participating in a wellness program are available to all RSA Benefit Trust members and enrolled spouses. If you think you might be unable to meet a standard for a reward under this wellness program, you might qualify for an opportunity to earn the same reward by different means. Contact the RSA Benefit Trust Office and they will work with you (and, if you wish, with your doctor) to find a wellness program with the same reward that is right for you in light of your health status. INCENTIVES RSA Benefit Trust members and enrolled spouses can each earn $75 for completing the PHA and an additional $75 each for having their physician complete the biometric testing form during their next physician office visit. Incentives must be completed on or before July 4, The biometric testing form to bring to your annual physical can be found by logging on to CHALLENGES Rally your coworkers and see your health change for the better. Or just take on yourself with the Today s Challenge feature! HEALTH INFORMATION Get helpful health information that includes evidence-based, fully referenced articles and videos on health improvement topics. ONLINE CLASSES These self-guided coaching classes allow you to study a variety of health improvement topics. FUN BLOG CONTENT Discover health tips and recipes, learn about current issues in an experts corner, and find other fun facts by visiting DAILY WELLNESS AND TEXT REMINDERS Register for a daily wellness or text reminder, offered Monday through Friday, and choose from a variety of topics. Issue 6, 2015 M A-RSA 3/ American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH). All rights reserved. Healthyroads Connected!, Healthyroads CheckIn!, and the Healthyroads logo are trademarks of ASH. Page 21 All Points Bulletin

22 MILITARY CORNER Benefits for Veterans, Reservists and Guardsmen By Robert Simmons Contributing Writer This past Memorial Day weekend, I had the opportunity to participate in an activity I will never forget. I ran across a post on Facebook that an Army Sergeant First Class posted regarding a 40-mile Ruck March that was going to take place Sunday, May 24 th at 10 pm through Monday, May 25 th. The march was to raise awareness for the amount of suicides that occur on a daily basis by military Veterans who suffer from PTSD. The more I looked into it that Sunday morning, the more I knew I wanted to partake in the event, so I got a hold of him and signed up. Since the average number of daily suicides by military Veterans or current members with PTSD is 22 per day, the concept is for each participant to carry 22 pounds for the event in a rucksack or backpack. Most of us also carried either an American flag, or a military branch flag. One of my troops who works for me in the Air Force Reserve, and whose husband was a former Airman who committed suicide two years ago was there. Our march was not the only one to be held that day. They were held all over the United States in conjunction with the organization, Carry the Fallen, under the parent organization, Active Heroes, based out of Kentucky, which is raising money for a retreat for veterans with PTSD and their families. We started our event with 30 military Veterans and family members at a Mc- Donalds in Pomona, near the 10 Freeway and the Pomona Fairgrounds about 10:30 that night and walked/ran the entire night, eventually finishing the 40-mile march at the Riverside National Cemetery (RNC) on Memorial Day morning. The first of us in were four former Marines and I, who finished in 11 hours and 27 minutes. Several others finished as well, but were held up by all the traffic that had been blocked to allow the over 7,000 motorcycles to go through at Troutwein and Van Buren, in Woodcrest. I can still recall the wave of emotion that flooded the five of us as we got to where the motorcycles were turning onto Van Buren. As we joined them heading toward RNC, the crowds lined up along the road and the riders were yelling and pointing at us saying things like, Those are the guys that marched 40 miles last night!, I saw them on the news this morning! and They are marching in memory of the Veterans who have committed suicide. They were giving us high fives and bottles of water and lots of encouragement to finish the last couple miles with our heads held high and flags waving. As we got inside RNC, we knew we had accomplished our task and in spite of the many blisters and sore feet, most of us will probably do it again next time. I also realized I had gained 4 new brothers in the process. If you are interested in participating in a shorter event, there is another one happening on June 27 th, from 9-12 in the morning. They will be starting at the Stater Bros Market, located at Main St, in Hesperia. For more information you can go to fundraise.activheroes.org. Corporal Simmons is currently assigned to Court Services West. He is an Army veteran and currently serves as a Major in the Air Force Reserve. His is if you have any military/veteran related questions or issues you would like researched. Page 22 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

23 BENEFITS ELECTIONS CORNER 2015 Executive Officer Nomination & Elections TO: All LEU Bargaining Unit Members FROM: Pete Kurylowicz, RSA Secretary RE: 2015 Executive Officer Nominations & Elections The nomination period is currently open for Riverside Sheriffs Association Executive Officer positions. These elected offices include: President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. The nomination period will conclude at 5 P.M. on Friday, June 26 th NOMINATION PROCEDURE: Any Law Enforcement Unit member in good standing may seek nomination to one of the Executive Officer positions. In order to be nominated, candidates must complete and submit a Petition in Support of Candidate Nomination form to the Association Secretary, no later than 5pm on Friday June 26 th Petition in Support of Candidate Nomination Forms must contain complete information at time of submission to include a minimum of fifty (50) signatures of Association members in good standing (bylaws: Article VII, section7.02 et al). All candidates are also encouraged to submit a one-page candidate s statement, which will be ed to members along with the official notice of electronic balloting during the election period. IMPORTANT ELECTION DATES: o June 26 th 2015: Nomination period concludes, nomination petitions due in the RSA office no later than 5pm (or post marked no later than June 26 th 2015) o November 23 rd 2015: Election period opens. Notice of electronic balloting will be ed to members HOME addresses on file with RSA. Notices will not be sent using County addresses. o December 14 th 2015: Election period closes, ballots must be electronically cast by this date. o December 23 rd 2015: Ballots tabulated, preliminary election results posted. o January 29 th 2016: Officers installed at annual meeting. Remember: Petitions in Support of Candidate Nomination Forms must be returned to RSA no later than 5pm on Friday June 26 th Advertise in the The Official Publication of the Riverside Sheriffs Association All Points Bulletin Call (951) Special Pricing To All Law Enforcement Active & Retired Family Members SERVING THE SHERIFF S DEPARTMENT FOR OVER 20 YEARS. Ask For: Barbara Marino LAW ENFORCEMENT REPRESENTATIVE WEST 6TH ST., CORONA, CA LHMTOYOTACORONA.COM Issue 6, 2015 Page 23 All Points Bulletin

24 The RSA offers a referral service for members to offer their skills for hire. Have a business on the side, or a talent you would like to market? To include your business, contact the RSA at (951) and ask for Julie or The RSA does not endorse or support any particular business listed on this page. ANIMALS C. W. Feed Horse care products, hay, feed and pet products. 5% LE discount Archibald Ave. Rancho Cucamonga, CA (909) On A Wing And A Prayer We offer a wide variety of hand fed/ raised companion birds including but not limited to cockatiels, lovebirds, parrotlets, linolated parakeets, american parakeets, & english budgies. We also offer some cages and supplies. Menifee (951) AUTOMOTIVE Hilltop Automotive & Performance Gary Pemberton Entreprenuer Lane Palm Desert, CA (760) Primo s Automotive & Tires Sal Michel 6674 Indiana Ave. Riverside, CA (951) CANDLES AND ACCESSORIES Gold Canyon Candle, Indio Candles, accessories, personal care products, individual orders and parties. 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CA Contractors License #B Jason Kurth, (909) ID TAGS Hemet ID Tags Pet, Child, Medical, Adult ID tags Manufactures and distributes collars, leashes, harnesses and pet ID tags, child and adult ID tags, medical bracelets and G.I. ID Dog Tags. (951) Sonrisa Street, Hemet, IDENTITY THEFT PROTECTION Identity Theft Protection and Restoration Service $12.95/month Marisa Miller: (951) JEWELRY Origami Owl Every Locket tells a story, whats YOURS? AmandaGreene.OrigamiOwl.com OrigamiOwlAmandaGreene Amanda Greene, Independent Designer LANDSCAPING California Garden Landscaping From landscaping design to weekly upkeep. Serving the Inland Empire (951) LEATHER WORK T CIRCLE RANCH TACK & SADDLE REPAIR Repair of saddles, tack, horse blankets, duty belts, holsters, accessories and restoration. If its leather and repairable I can repair it. Dave Baird - Proprietor - Retired RSD 8994 T Circle Dr. Morongo Valley, (760) LEGAL SERVICES Law Office Trevor A. Downs, Esq. Prepare today for the unexpected. Everyone should have a plan, especially those in Law Enforcement. WILLS, TRUSTS, AND ESTATE PLANNING Contact me by phone or for a FREE CONSULTATION (408) Wenhawk Court Services Private Investigations. Process Serving & Debt Collection. Rory Wendell WenhawkCourtServices.com (951) P.O. Box 1097, Yucaipa CA MUSIC The Music Man Guitar tutoring. Beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. Classic and contemporary rock styles. (909) Thunder Heart Band Music for all occasions Pete Kurylowicz, Jr (951) NOTARY SERVICES Angi Morrow Notary Public Available 24-7, mobile notary and courier service. Over 15 years experience in loan documents, notary and escrow. (909) Exclusive Mobile Notary Serving the Coachella Valley and Inland Empire 24/7 Mobile Notary Service (760) Coachella Valley (951) Inland Empire Mobile Notary Notary service. (951) PAINTING O s Painting Painting service. San Jacinto Omar Rodriguez: (909) Triple S Painting Servicing the Riverside area since 2002, Triple S Painting prides itself on complete customer satisfaction. For all of your paint and drywall needs, look no further than Triple S Painting. Ca. License # Phillip Sanchez PATIO COVERS Don Anderson Aluminum or wood, solid or lattice covers. Special rates available. (951) PHOTOGRAPHY A One 24 Studio Specializing in wedding photography. We offer a mixture of modern and classic styled photography. Call for details on RSA member discounts. Lisandro Rivera - (310) B.I.G Photography Serving the Inland Empire with Weddings, Maternity, Children and Family portraits Heaven Sent Photography Focusing on maternity and newborns, families, engagement. Please call or me for a sitting fee and your choice of your home or park. Call me to make an appointment. Taffi Pratt: (951) web.me.com/kirtgan/ HeavenSentPhotography/Welcome. html Kristi Jo Photography Specializing in High School Senior and family portraits. Featured on Senior Style Guide. Sessions are individually tailored to each and every client. Please visit us at or or call Kristi Aguirre (951) Phantom Aerial Photography & Video Weddings, Real Estate, Commercial Let Phantom Aerial Photography capture your next listing. We provide a unique perspective unlike typical curbside photos. Phantom Aerial Photography, taking your listing to a higher level. Contact Ralph - (951) or com Ron McGowan Photography Specializing in Wedding/Event photography and Promotional/Family/ Senior portraits. 10%-20% discount on services for all RSA current and retired members. Other discount packages are also available. ronmcgowanphotography.com (951) POTTERY Bonnie Rinkert Custom Handmade Functional Pottery made on the potter s wheel Dishes, Vases, Personalized Pieces REAL ESTATE Cameron Real Estate Inc. When Experience Counts Serving Riverside, San Bernardino, Orange and San Diego Counties. If your thinking of Buying or Selling, Call today for a Free no Pressure Consultation Randy Cameron First Team Real Estate Dee Messing, Top Agent Buying and Selling Real Estate. Ask me about my Law Enforcement Referral Program! (951) Idyllwild Reality A Mountain Tradition Chris Davis (RSO Ret.) DRE # Selling cabins to ranches in the Idyllwild and Mountain Center areas. (951) Windermerre Real Estate Justine Johnson (CalBRE: ) Windermere Real Estate (Office Lic.: ) Highway 111 Palm Desert, CA Primary: Laurie Curtis, Realtor, CDPE Proudly serving buyers and sellers of the Inland Empire for over 13 years. Re/Max Results (951) BRE #CA Parla Queen, Real Estate Agent BRE# KELLER WILLIAMS REALTY 7898 Mission Grove Pkwy., S, Ste. 102 Riverside, CA Premier Realty Associates Dom Schreiber (Deputy), realtor DRE: (951) Fax: (951) Realty World-Main Street Buying, selling, loans, refis and consultations. Serving West Riverside County. Roy Stewart (951) SCREEN PRINTING 4 Just Me Designs Custom screen printing. Complete artwork and graphic design services. Direct to garment. Riverside P. Kipp (909) Up In Stitches Embroidery and shirt screen printing service. Riverside Mark Swartz (951) TAX SERVICES Zippy Income Tax Lowest price in town. Tax preparation. Free online filing (1040 EZ). Online application Mesquite, 29 Palms, CA zippyincometax.com (760) or fax (760) TRAVEL & VACATION Want to get out of town? Vacation in 4-5 star resorts at 1-2 star pricing without ownership or maintenance fees. We offer membership travel prices at up to 50% off! LetsGetOutOfTown.com Seth - (951) Issue 6, 2015 Page 25 All Points Bulletin

26 US Congress, Senate Barbara Boxer (D) 112 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC, (202) MEET BENEFITS YOUR LAWMAKERS CORNER Dianne Feinstein (D) 331 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC, (202) US Congress, House of Representatives 36th District Raul Ruiz (D) 1319 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC st District Mark Takano (D) 1507 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC nd District Ken Calvert (R) 3400 Central Ave., Suite 200 Riverside, CA (951) th District Darrell Issa (R) P.O. Box 760, Vista, CA (760) th District Duncan Hunter (R) 223 Cannon House Office Building Washington DC (202) California Senate 23rd District Mike Morrell (R) Commerce Center Drive Suite A-220 Rancho Cucamonga, CA (909) th District Jeff Stone (R) State Capitol, Room 4072 Sacramento, CA (916) st District Richard Roth (D) State Capitol, Room 4032 Sacramento, CA (916) th District Patricia Bates (R) State Capitol, Room 4048 Sacramento, CA (916) th District Ben Hueso (D) State Capitol, Room 2054 Sacramento, CA (916) California Assembly 42nd District Chad Mayes (R) Capitol Office: P.O. Box , Room 4139, Sacramento, CA , (916) District Offices: 2091 West Florida Avenue, Suite 125, Hemet, CA 92545, (951) ; Fred Waring Drive, Suite 116, Palm Desert, CA 92260, (760) th District Eduardo Garcia (D) Capitol Office: P.O. Box , Room 4112, Sacramento, CA ; (916) District Offices: Oasis Street, Indio, CA 92201, (760) ; 1625 West Main Street, Suite 220, El Centro, CA 92243, (760) th District Eric Linder (R) P.O. Box , Room 2016, Sacramento, CA (916) st District Jose Medina (D) P.O. Box , Room 5135, Sacramento, CA (916) th District Melissa Melendez (R) P.O. Box , Room 4009, Sacramento, CA (916) st District Brian Jones (R) P.O. Box , Room 3141, Sacramento, CA (916) th District Marie Waldron (R) P.O. Box , Room 5128, Sacramento, CA (916) Riverside County Supervisors District 1: Kevin Jefferies County Administrative Center, 4080 Lemon St.-5th floor Riverside, CA (951) District 2: John F. Tavaglione County Administrative Center, 4080 Lemon St.-5th floor Riverside, CA (951) District 3: Chuck Washington County Administrative Center 4080 Lemon St.-5th floor Riverside, CA (951) District 4: John Benoit County Administrative Center 4080 Lemon St.-5th floor Riverside, CA (951) District 5: Marion Ashley County Administrative Center, 4080 Lemon St.-5th floor Riverside, CA (951) The Riverside Sheriffs Association has deployed an integrated members only online news & information center to improve our ability to keep our members informed on important issues. RSA MEMBER ALERTS The news & information center at rcdsa.org is where members will go to view exclusive content, including negotiations and other confidential information from RSA. To access the news & information center members are required to log on and register by clicking on the RSA Members Only link then following the instructions. Once registered members will also be able to update their own on-line profiles at anytime ( addresses, user name & password, etc). Members are urged to keep their information current at all times to avoid missing important updates from the Association. For Technical assistance please contact Judy Drott by Monday Friday 8am 5pm or by calling (951) (800) Page 26 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

27 PUZZLERS BIRTHS Matt and Crystal Schmidt welcomed Kinley Renee Schmidt (20 in., 6 lbs., 10 oz.) into the world on A F J E T U I O P C April 28 at Rancho Springs DMedical ECenter Tin Murrieta. G B N S R T Y L J U N E G She L joines O sisters O Emily M K O and Avery. U F A T H E R S D A Y C V Z M R June Word Search J E O L O O H C S R EJordan Mand Diana M Lacroix U S Q welcomed Evangeline M S K I Y G E I Y N KShae (8 Clbs., 5 Voz., 20 B E L E T H U T A F N R U in.) into the world on May B N U S 12 in Upland. Evangeline U L T I R R Y G D F G C Ojoins siblings Q Logan O and S J A U V F S B I U G V S Landon. L P B S MEvangeline B Shae O A S T U O A N A T R S E D X H TO ANNOUNCE A BIRTH S L C H P N W E E L C M V E I C call (951) or go online to L W Y U L W S B T H F I O K F A O S H Y Z R N C P T P C I C H E O Z B A E J K E R A A N M F U B CLASSIFIEDS H School s I Out J V Sunburn D E APearl D H E G E J H G R C Flag Day Festival Sweat Tea Father s L dayi K River BSeason R NBeach FBall G M E Q W B A E S Summer R School S H Hiking L E SJune Gloom O R P U N O S T I A F J E T U I O P C D E T G B N S R T Y L J U N E G L O O M K O U F A T H E R S D A Y C V Z M R J E O L O O H C S R E M M U S Q M S K I Y G E I Y N K C V B E L E T H U T A F N R U B N U S U L T I R R Y G D F G C O Q O S J A U V F S B I U G V S L P B S M B O A S T U O A N A T R S E D X H S L C H P N W E E L C M V E I C L W Y U L W S B T H F I O K F A O S H Y Z R N C P T P C I C H E O Z B A E J K E R A A N M F U B H I J V D E A D H E G E J H G R C L I K B R N F G M E Q W B A E S R S H L E S O R P U N O S T I Sunscreen Rose June Sudoku Harley Davidson FLHRI, Anniversary Fireman s Special Edition. Excellent condition! Flawless! Many Extras. Financing & Warranty Available. Contact Montecito Cemetery Lot ***PRICE REDUCED $5, Cemetery lot is located in the older Belmont Area, space 2, section 152. The Belmont area is in the older area of the park with many mature shade trees. This is a single lot, but it can be developed for two persons. The current value of the lot if purchased from the Montecito is $8, The sale will be completed at the Montecito Memorial Park office in Colton. Contact: George Hudson, Retired Riverside D.A. Investigator, Sheridan, Oregon. Cell phone: (971) BEDS FOR SALE I have five beds I would like to sell. Two twin electric folding beds, two twin wood caption beds, one queen water bed. Call (951) To place a classified ad, call (951) FREE to RSA Members Issue 6, 2015 Page 27 All Points Bulletin

28 BENEFITS CORNER RSA Amusement Park Tickets Sold exclusively to RSA Members Prices subject to change 4/22/15 Custom, special & group orders are welcome. If we do not have what you need, we will do our best to get it for you. We carry many novelty items that are great as gifts, including pocket flashlights, mugs, t-shirts, caps, & sweatshirts. We are here exclusively for our membership, so stop by and do a perimeter check! Riverside Sheriffs Association 6215 River Crest Dr., Ste. A Riverside, CA Phone: Toll Free: Hours: Mon thru Fri, 8am-5pm RSA is closed on all county holidays For complete ticket listing & annual passes, visit & click on Discount Ticket Information link. For user name and password, enter Discount Ticket Information in search bar in Member s Only site All proceeds benefitting the Riverside County Deputy Sheriff Relief Foundation. Page 28 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

29 THROWBACK CORNER THROWBACK CORNER In this new feature the All Points Bulletin takes a look back in time to spotlight our law enforcement heritage. The APB will highlight an image each month. Have a photo of your own you want to feature? Send it to Julie Kelley at One of several historical photos displayed at the RSA office. Preferred provider of the RSA for auto and home/condo/ renters insurance Auto and Home Insurance at a Special Group Discount for RSA Members Payroll deduction available to members with no down payment to start coverage and bi-weekly deductions! CALL FOR A FREE QUOTATION and mention Client # Call Cynthia at , ext or Cell Phone Issue 6, 2015 Page 29 All Points Bulletin

30 RSA BENEFITS BOARD AND CORNER STAFF Executive Board Robert Masson President Randy Thomas Vice President Tony Pelato Treasurer Board of Directors Pete Kurylowicz Secretary Darryl Drott Executive Director Dave Ian Topping Ch. Anderson 1/DA Ch. 1: DA Robert Joslen Ch. 2: Jurupa Station Gabriel Carranza Ch. 3: RPDC Martineau Belgarde Ch. 4: SIB West/CSW/ BCTC Michael McQueeney Ch. 5: Cabazon/SEB Alicia Lopez Ch. 6: Desert Ct. Services Mike Darling Ch. 7: Lake Elsinore Chad Marlatt Ch. 8: Hemet / San Jacinto / Aviation Joseph Jimenez Ch. 9: Blythe Station Jose Quintanar Ch. 10: Indio Jail Darrell Donowho Ch. 11: Palm Desert/ SIB East Ole Williams Ch. 12: Moreno Valley David Nelson Ch. 13: Retirees Matthew Matthew Hughes Hughes Ch. 14/ Ch. 14: Southwest Southwest Christopher Grimm Ch. 15: Perris Elizabeth Donovan Ch. 16: Coroner Adam Krachman Ch. 17: LSCF Mike Hyland Ch. 18: SWDC Charles Roberts Ch. 19: PSU Fernando Lopez Ch. 20: Thermal Reynalda Bodnar Ch. 21: Central Court RSA Staff And Support Judy Drott Office Administrator Julie Kelley Executive Administrative Assistant Lesley Garcia Accounts Representative Vickie Arreola Member Services Maryann Barbaro Office Assistant Connie Collins Benefits Adminstrative Assistant Dominique Guy Benefits Specialist Jeff Byrd Senior Labor Rep. Artemese Evans Labor Rep. Patrick Biggers Labor Rep. Sandra Tjosaas- Moore Legal Assistant Shelly Hannon Bookkeeper Mike Stone LDT General Counsel Muna Busailah LDT General Counsel Frank Anderson LDT Chief Operations & Finance Dir. Harley Broviak Chaplain John Uriarte Chaplain Page 30 All Points Bulletin Issue 6, 2015

31 IN MEMORY In Remembrance Greater love hath no one than this, that they lay down their life for their friends. JOHN 15:13 Frank Hamilton April 9, 1895 William Joseph Rutledge May 14, 1969 Randy Robert Lutz June 22, 1989 Jim W. Purkiss April 16, 2001 Preston Van Buren Swanguen December 24, 1907 Henry Fredrick Nelson September 22, 1921 Theodore Crossley September 22, 1921 Howard R. Scheffler February 29, 1956 William Fredrick Carter, Jr. May 20, 1969 Edward Michael Schrader July 11, 1974 James Bernard Evans May 9, 1980 Dirk Alan Leonardson October 4, 1980 Kent A. Hintergardt May 9, 1993 Mark S. Kemp November 9, 1994 Michael P. Haugen January 5, 1997 James W. Lehmann, Jr. January 5, 1997 John Towe February 15, 2002 Brent Jenkins March 18, 2003 Bruce Lee May 13, 2003 Manuel Villegas March 19, 2007 Roger Allen Strong August 7, 1961 Michael David Davis, Sr. October 24, 1988 Eric Andrew Thach October 8, 1999 In Memory, Sergeant Tom Smith, Jr. BART Police Department EOW: January 21, 2014 Officer Juan Gonzalez California Highway Patrol EOW: February 17, 2014 Officer Brian Law CHP Fresno Area Office EOW: February 17, 2014 Officer Nicholas C. Lee Los Angeles Police Department EOW: March 7, 2014 Deputy Sheriff Ricky Del Fiorentino Mendocino County Sheriff s Department EOW: March 19, 2014 Officer II Christopher Cortijo Los Angeles Police Department EOW: April 9, 2014 Officer II Roberto Sanchez Los Angeles Police Department EOW: May 3, 2014 Officer Scott Hewell Stockton Police Department EOW: May 28, 2014 Lieutenant Patrick Libertone Los Angeles County Sheriff s Department EOW: August 12, 2014 Officer Jordan Corder Covina Police Department EOW: September 30, 2014 Detective Michael D. Davis, Jr. Placer County Sheriff s Department EOW: October 24, 2014 Deputy Danny Oliver Sacramento County Sheriff s Department EOW: October 24, 2014 Deputy Eugene Kostiuchenko Ventura County Sheriff s Department EOW: October 28, 2014 Officer Shaun Diamond Pomona Police Department EOW: October 29, 2014 Officer Ronald Leisure US Department Of Veterans Affairs Police Services EOW: November 14, 2014 Officer Michael Johnson San Jose Police Department EOW: March 24, 2015 California Peace Officers Memorial National Law Enforcement Memorial Riverside County Peace Officer Memorial Foundation Issue 6, 2015 Page 31 All Points Bulletin

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