The Premiere Website For Police News In Texas

          

 

HOME PAGE

 

ABOUT US

 
SUBSCRIBE HERE
 

BUSINESS DIRECTORY

 
ADVERTISNG HERE
 

AMBER ALERTS

 

EVENTS

 

CONTACT US

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
2013

 

WE GET LETTERS

 

VISIT OUR SUBSCRIBERS

 

HELPFUL LINKS

 
TEXAS MOST WANTED
 

PHOTO GALLERY

 

RECORDED 
INTERVIEWS

 

ARCHIVES

 

POLICE TO CITIZEN

 

RECOMMENDED
READING

 

SOUND-OFF

 

YOUR WEATHER


 

Giving Blood for Carl - Going Bald for Chris
Galveston Police Dept."Rocks"
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   APD to receive teddy bears from the Austin Junior Forum Teddy Bear Program
ߦ   Board of Health Recognizes Longtime Public Servant [PHOTO]
ߦ   California governor signs ‘yes means yes’ campus sexual assault bill
ߦ   Chief’s Weekly Update - Lewisville Police Department
ߦ   Department of Justice Launches National Violence Reduction Network
ߦ   Friendswood Police Activity Report
ߦ   League City council takes step to ensure safety of animals and enforcing laws against offenders
ߦ   Lytle Police Weekly Report
ߦ   Meet Lucca, the K-9 Hero Who Risked Her Life to Save 14 Men
ߦ   Release Ordered of Man Convicted in Trooper Death
ߦ   Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission
ߦ   Well-respected Ottawa cop takes own life in police headquarters
ߦ   Galveston County Judge In Hot Water In Ohio
ߦ   Evidence links suspect in Hannah Graham abduction to '09 case
ߦ   Houston Doctor Gets 10 Years Prison In Poisoning Case [WATCH]
ߦ   Pair Jailed In Santa Fe Water Well Brawl
ߦ   Aransas Pass Police - 24 Hour Activity Report
ߦ   Baytown Man Dies After Being Tased By Chambers Deputy
ߦ   Charges expected in Oklahoma workplace beheading
ߦ   Convenience Store Clerk Helped Organize Armed Robbery
ߦ   Criminal Street Gang Member Sentenced for Sex Trafficking of Children
ߦ   Fatal Traffic Accident at 12400 South Sam Houston Parkway West
ߦ   Fatal Traffic Accident at 18100 Gulf Freeway
ߦ   Federal Grand Jury Indicts Former Funeral Home Owner Rachel Hardy
ߦ   Galveston Couty Jail - Booking Report - September 28, 2014
ߦ   HPD Firearms Instructors to Teach Citizens' Police Academy Members
ߦ   Investigation into Fatal Houston Shooting
ߦ   Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 9678 Azeem
ߦ   Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 10400 Eastex Freeway
ߦ   Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 700 Link Road
ߦ   Judge Rules Police Lieutenants Conversations With Officials Protected
ߦ   Missing woman in Arkansas Graduate of Splendora High School
ߦ   Mission Man Gets Nearly 20 Years for Leading Marijuana Conspiracy
ߦ   Patrol Report - Sept. 29, 2014 - Corpus Christi Police Dept.
ߦ   Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Stabbing at 2800 Kirby
ߦ   Texas Police Attend International Police Program [PHOTOS]
ߦ   Traffic Violator Fires Several Shots At Deputy [WATCH]
ߦ   Where is University of Virginia student Hannah Graham?
ߦ   Woman Walks Out With Stolen Shoes [PHOTO]
ߦ   Manhunt underway after officer shot in Ferguson, Mo.[WATCH]
ߦ   EMPLOYMENT - Law Enforcement Positions
ߦ   FBI Ten Most Wanted
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Galveston County Sheriff [Updated Sept 16]
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Harris County Sheriffs Office (Updated Sept 19)
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Texas City Police Department [Updated Sept 9]
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Texas Department of Public Safety
ߦ   5 found dead in Utah County home
ߦ   Apartment Fire Intentionally Set By Juveniles
ߦ   Calls For Service - Harris County Constable Ron Hickman
ߦ   Corpus Christi Police Activity Report
ߦ   Ferguson PD Chief Jackson No Longer Leads His Department
ߦ   Former Aggie Football Star Sentenced to 27 Years For Armed Robberies
ߦ   Former chiefs question tactics like those used at Dallas blaze where firefighter died
ߦ   Four Arrested in Rash of Brenham Auto Thefts
ߦ   Judge Denies Immunity in Cavity-Search Suit

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:

Galveston Municipal Police Association holds blood drive for two Galveston Police Officers in need

(Galveston, TX) June 4th , 2014 – On Thursday, June 5th , The Galveston Municipal Police Association will be holding a Blood Drive for Officers Carl Lomax and Chris Sanderson. 

The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) Blood Bank will be stationed in front of the Galveston Law Enforcement Facility at 601 54th Street, from 9:00am to 3:00pm accepting all those who can donate.

In conjunction with the blood drive, the GMPA is holding a barbeque fund raiser at the station to help offset medical expenses for Officers Lomax and Sanderson, offering a chopped brisket or sausage link lunch with chips and drink for $8.00. Lulu’s The Salon will also be on hand to shave fellow police officers heads in a sign of solidarity and support for their recovering brothers.

Officer Lomax is currently in the hospital recovering from brain surgery after suffering a massive stroke and Officer Sanderson is currently battling Rhabdomyosarcoma cancer that has come out of remission for the 5th time. The blood drive will help replenish any blood that either of the two officers will use, and all proceeds from the fundraiser will be donated to the officer’s medical funds.

The Galveston Police Department would like to encourage the community of Galveston to come donate blood and show their support for two of their own on Thursday.

r;">



Comments:
Can others get shaved also, or just cops
Posted by camille at 6/4/2014 2:51:26 PM

Yes anyone wishing to get thier head shave can come. so come out, give blood and have lunch
Posted by affinity at 6/4/2014 7:53:16 PM

Post a comment Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
  Share   Share link on Twitter Tweet   Shared 1 times
© 1999-2014 The Police News. All rights reserved.