Hearing in Federal Court – Bill Blake case

Title: Hearing in Federal Court – Bill Blake case
Location: Federal District Court – Baltimore
Description: A hearing is scheduled in Federal District Court in the court room of U. S. District Judge Benson Everett Legg on Monday, June 4, 2012 at 4:00pm.

Arguments of legal fees owed by Baltimore County to FOP Lodge #4 will be made at that time.

Date: 2012-06-04

General Business Meeting

Title: General Business Meeting
Location: FOP Lodge #4 located at 9304 Harford Road 21234
Description: Because of the Memorial Day Holiday the general business meeting will be held on Monday May 21, 2012 at the regular 7:30pm starting time.

Food and refreshments will be provided. The meeting lasts for about 1 hour.
Date: 2012-05-21

Court of Appeals grants FOP Lodge #4’s Petition for Writ of Certiorari

The Court of Appeals has granted the petition for a Writ of Certiorari requested by FOP Lodge #4 in the Retiree Subsidy case.   No date is set as of now.

The issues listed below will be addressed by the court.

Baltimore County Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge No. 4 v. Baltimore County, Maryland – Case No. 3, September Term, 2012

Issues – Labor & Employment –
1) Under MD common law, should an arbitration clause in a collective bargaining agreement be enforced after that agreement’s expiration when an otherwise arbitrable grievance is presented concerning vested rights that arise out of that collective bargaining agreement?

2) Does the common law of MD require the court or the arbitrator to determine the arbitrability of a postexpiration grievance arising out of a collective bargaining agreement containing an arbitration clause?

3) Did the lower court err in holding that in the arbitration opinion & award at issue in litigation, the arbitrator failed to address the question of whether the arbitration clause had expired?

Death Notification: Corey Popp

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Corey Popp, son of Detective Robert Popp, CID Crimes Against Children Unit.

The viewing will be held at Schimunek Funeral Home, 9705 Belair Road Nottingham, Md. 21236 on Friday April 6, 2012 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm.

The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday April 7, 2012 at 10:00am.

Death Notification: Harry Franklin Webb

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Harry Franklin Webb, grandfather of Ofc. Ryan Daffron of Precinct 6 and father-in-law of Ofc. Ron Daffron and Ofc. Rob Cross, both of Precinct 9.

Viewing: Evans Funeral Chapel, 8800 Harford Rd. in Parkville on Friday March 30, 2012 fro 2-4 and 6-8pm.

Funeral: A service will be held at the funeral home on March 31, 2012 at 10:00am with burial service immediately following at Dulaney Valley memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Harry’s name may be made to the Alzheimers Association Greater Maryland Chapter, 1850 York Road, Timonium, Md. 21093

Baltimore County Police Memorial Day

Title: Baltimore County Police Memorial Day
Location: Courthouse Plaza
Description: The Annual Baltimore County Police Memorial Day will be held on May 11, 2012 at 10:00am at Courthouse Plaza, 401 Bosley Avenue Towson, Md. 21204.
Date: 2012-05-11

Fallen Heroes Day

Title: Fallen Heroes Day
Location: Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens
Description: The Annual Fallen Heroes Day will be held on May 4, 2012 at 1:00pm at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, 200 East Padonia Road, Timonium,Md. 21093.

Date: 2012-05-04

National Peace Officers Memorial Service

Title: National Peace Officers Memorial Service
Location: U.S. Capital in Washinton D.C.
Description: The National Peace Officers Memorial Service will be held on May 15, 2012 at 12:00pm on the grounds of the United States Capital in Washington D.C.

Date: 2012-05-15

Baltimore County Police Memorial Service

Title: Baltimore County Police Memorial Service
Location: Patriot Plaza by the Police Memorial (Weather permitting)
Description: The Baltimore County Police Memorial Service will be held on May 11, 2012 at 10:00am in front of the Police Memorial in Patriot Plaza.
A reception will be held at FOP Lodge #4 immediately following the ceremony.
Date: 2012-05-12

Maryland Fallen Heroes Service

Title: Maryland Fallen Heroes Service
Location: Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens
Description: The Healing Hearts reception begins at 11:00am and is followed by the The Maryland Fallen Heroes Ceremony that begins at 1:00pm.
Date: 2012-05-23

General Business meeting

Title: General Business meeting
Location: FOP Lodge #4 9304 Harford Rd. 21234
Description: The General Business meeting begins at 7:30 pm and lasts for about 1 hour. Food and refreshments are provided.
Date: 2012-05-28

Retired Officers Association meeting

Title: Retired Officers Association meeting
Location: Parkville Heritage Gardens
Description: The Retired Officers Association meeting will be held on May 1, 2012 at 7:30pm. Food and refreshments are provided. Come out and see some old friends (and new ones) that have been retired for a while or just recently.
Date: 2012-05-01

General Business Meeting

Title: General Business Meeting
Location: FOP Lodge #4 9304 Harford Rd. 21234
Description: The General Business meeting begins at 7:30pm and usually lasts for about 1 hour. Food and refreshments are provided.
Date: 2012-04-23

Police and Fire ride for Leukemia

Title: Police and Fire ride for Leukemia
Location: Harley Davidson of Baltimore 8845 Pulaski Hwy. 21237
Description: The Police and Fire Ride for Leukemia will be held on Sunday April 15, 2012. Check in and registration is from 8:00am to 9:45am and the ride starts at 10:00am.
Register on line at http://mdc.policeandfire.llsevent.org

Date: 2012-04-15