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OCTOBER 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER

Dear Members and Friends of TSTA, Click on OCTOBER 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER to read the current issue of the “Texas State Trooper”. Thank you Woodlands DPS for the tremendous acknowledgment of TSTA’s contribution. Judge Gist you really give folks things to think about. Some very important things in Legal Counsel Jack Crier’s article.  If you […]

CR – Consumer Reports(TM): Getting Help After Harvey

We are all saddened by the tragic events in Texas surrounding Hurricane Harvey. Our experts here at Consumer Reports wanted to share some information that might be helpful to you or anyone you may know affected by the storm. We realize that for many, rebuilding and recovery represents a long road ahead, and we hope […]

SEPTEMBER 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER

Dear Members and Friends of TSTA, Click on SEPTEMBER 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER to read the current issue of the Texas State Trooper. Good riddance to our unwelcome guest Harvey on page 1. Deborah Ingersoll and Jack Crier give you details of the Special Session at the Capitol. Deborah’s article is on page 1 and Jack’s […]

AUGUST 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER

Dear Members and Friends of TSTA, Click on AUGUST 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER  to read the current issue of the Texas State Trooper. Lots of good material in this month’s edition of Texas State Trooper. Jack Crier has an excellent article on what’s about to happen and how we are fighting for you. Judge Gist’s article on Encounters […]

JUNE 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER

Dear Members and Friends of TSTA, Click on JULY 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER  to read the current issue of the Texas State Trooper. TSTA is here to help.   See the front page of Texas State Trooper. Judge Gist’s article on “Community Caretaking” is a good one. Congratulations Rosalio on your Gold medal in the Texas Police […]

Law signed making attacks on police in Texas a hate crime

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott last week gave his approval to the Police Protection Act which ups the penalties for crimes against law enforcement officers. The measure, HB 2908, was proposed by Rep. Todd Hunter, R-Corpus Christi, and passed the legislature with only one lawmaker, Rep. Jarvis Johnson, a Houston-area Democrat, voting against the bill. […]

JUNE 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER

Click on  JUNE 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER to read the current issue of “Texas State Trooper.” In this edition you will see how much TSTA cares about you and your career. We help to sponsor events such as the DPS Retirees Firearms Qualifications.  It was fun because of the fellowship and meal.  It was necessary to maintain firearm […]

MAY 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER

Dear Members and Friends of TSTA, Click on MAY 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER to access the current issue of “Texas State Trooper”. It was quite the deal – the Region 2 Annual Qualification and Fish Fry that is. Lots of people and lots of old friends. Great job folks! Great article Judge Gist. Each month the […]

APRIL 2017 TSTA

Dear Members and Friends of TSTA, Click on APRIL 2017 TSTA NEWSLETTER to access the current issue of “Texas State Trooper”. A very important read – Retirement and why defined benefit retirement plans must be saved. Thank you Mr. Malfaro for your great enlightening article. On the front page see how easy it is to […]