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OCTOBER IS BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH
Here at the New Braunfels Police Officers Association we feel it is our duty and privilege to help spread the word. The simple truth is this: 1 in 8 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. This year alone over 250,000 women in our country will be diagnosed with the disease. It is the most common cancer among women worldwide. These facts are not meant to terrify. They are the truth and why must we take it so seriously. But the news is not solely negativ...

MEMORIAL RUN A SUCCESS!
This past weekend, the NBPOA along with the New Braunfels Professional Firefighter Association hosted our inaugural Heroes 9/11 Memorial 5K Run and it was a huge success! Thank you so much to everyone who contributed by either participating in the run or donating to our cause. The funds raised from this event will go right back into the community and used to support other local non-profits, scholarships, and aid to those in need.Be sure to keep an eye out for future NBPOA events and we look for...

NBPOA SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS
Earlier this year, the NBPOA was able to award 8 local high school students with a $1,000 scholarship. This was the most we've ever been able to give out in the history of our organization! Thank you to everyone who applied and congratulations to all the recipients. Best of luck to you all in your future endeavors!

HEROES 9/11 MEMORIAL RUN
Members of NBPOA are teaming up with the New Braunfels Professional Firefighter Association to host our inaugural Heroes 9/11 Memorial 5K Run. The event will take place on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Rockin’ R River Rides - Gruene. Late registration and packet pickup will start at 7:00 am with the race scheduled to begin at 8:00 am. Runners will have the opportunity to choose which profession they want to represent with a blue or red shirt. All proceeds will go towards supporting local...

Internet and Website Safety Tips
Though there have been many scares about what can happen to children or teenagers on the internet, adults should be safe as well. There is no limit to the amount of risk adults come in contact with such as sexual predators, criminals who are seeking out your personal information on social networking sites, buying habits, frequently used sites, and many others.Here are some tips to help prevent you from being a target:Do not share things such as email addresses, usernames and passwords.Do not us...