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    Mandalay Bay: The Incident, the Aftermath and the Importance of Peer Support Groups

    Sgt. Kathleen Vonk was the initial incident commander on October 1, 2017 when Stephen Paddock opened fire on a crowd of concert goers at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival on the Las Vegas Strip. Paddock fired more than 1,100 rounds from his suite on the 32nd floor of the nearby Mandalay Bay ho...

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    Membership Renewal

    Membership Renewal Membership dues are payable by March 31st of each year. Dues payment must be submitted by March 31st to avoid your membership being de-activated by National. After March 31st, you will need to contact Ms. Jennifer Watson, FBINAA Assistant Director of Membership Engagement, at ...

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    A MESSAGE FROM OUR CHAPLAIN | A Quest for Excellence

    BY JEFF KRUITHOFF Many of you are reading this article in the comfort of your homes or office as the winter weather storms around you. As I was writing this in mid-November, storms of crisis were happening globally, affecting many of our National Academy members. My heart was literally break...

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    Presidents Message

    Message from the PresidentI would like to begin by thanking all of our members who attended our 2018 conference at Shingle Creek in Orlando, and our committee members who assisted in making it such a great success. Those who were unable to attend missed an exceptional event loaded with quality train...

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    PROMOTIONS AND/OR CHANGE IN DEPARTMENT Todd Garrison, 252nd Session, has been appointed Chief of Police, North Port PD. Todd has 26 years of professional law enforcement experience. He previously served at the Lee County SO as Captain/District Commander and is a Florida Chapter area representative....

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    Welcome Session 273

    FLORIDA’S RECENT GRADUATES We congratulate the following graduates of the 273rd Session (7/9-9/14/2018), and we encourage them to become active members of the Florida Chapter and participate in the various events throughout the state.Chris Carothers, Major, Miami-Dade PD; Raymond DeJohn, Capt...

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    Chapter Members, To further the great work our association does for our youth and in keeping with one of our core purposes, Past President Gayward Hendry and members of his committee have been working to create a Youth Leadership Academy for our Chapter. Those of you who attended the Retrainer in O...

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    Welcome to FBINAA Florida

    With a global membership of nearly 17,000, representing 170 countries, the FBINAA is recognized as the world’s strongest law enforcement network. Working closely with the FBI, we strive to promote the tenets of Knowledge, Courage and Integrity; carrying forward that which is instilled in each ...

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