The A:lio-Ame1ican Police Officer’s League (AAPOL) raised $11,000 and decided to make good use of it. AAPOL handed out over a dozen scholarships to local high school students to assist “v\rith tuition. In addition, the Fox 26 News, Isiah Factor was also in attendance to interview President Carr and scholarship recipients. As quoted by President Carr, “As you know there’s a lot of negative energy regarding law enforcement. From what we see in the news or fro,n our personal experiences, But we (AAPOL) wanted to be a light in this tirne. So investing in our youth, giving out scholarship, is something we know is important.” 2018-2019 1.tt Annual AAPOL Scholarship Fundraiser & Gala The Afio-American Police Officers League is hosting its 1st Annual Awards and Scholarship Fundraising Gala at the Buffalo Soldiers Ivluseum of Houston located at 3816 Caroline St. on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 7P.Ivl. .
Officers vvill be recognized in areas such as; Exceptional Achievement in Extraordinar)’ Valor, Crime Prevention , Investigations, Community Outreach, Lifesaving, an Innovative Approaches to Police Service. Awards vvill be given for: Officer of the Year, Outstanding Patrol of the Year, Outstanding Inv es ti gator of the Year, Outstanding Super\risor of the Year and Humanitarian Avvard. All officers and adult family members are invited to attend. Ticket cost is $50.00 and AAPOL member tickets purchased prior to October 1, 2018 are $40.00. Door prizes, access to the museum exhibits, rafiles and fun entertainment Mil fill the evening..