Ride and Rally
The PBA truly appreciates all of the support from Miami-Dade Commissioner Pepe Diaz for his unwavering support of law enforcement. His office personnel worked so hard on the event, and they are all such a pleasure to work with.
Here we are again with a new month starting and, as the tradition says, “April showers bring May flowers.” Another fun fact about April, it's Alcohol Awareness Month, which seems appropriate as it follows St. Patrick's Day and its tradition of consuming lots and lots of green beer.
First let me start by wishing our valued members a happy and festive Easter and Passover. As important as those occasions are, perhaps more importantly, let’s not forget our secretaries and support personnel who in many cases are the backbone of our daily office/administrative operations – Happy Administrative Professionals Day to all of you.
April fool anyone, this year is flying by and there is always so much to get done. My latest area of complaint comes from officers working in the sanitation areas of all facilities. It seems that once again, someone at Headquarters has decided that this would be a good area to cut staff by up to 40%. I wonder if these people understand that these jails operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week.