Baseball Fans,

Join the Detroit Tigers for the 8th Annual Law Enforcement Night on Tuesday, June 4th at Comerica Park as the Tigers host the Tampa Bay Rays.

Each package includes a discounted game ticket, a Detroit Tigers/Law Enforcement hat, and a $5.00 donation to the Michigan Concerns of Police Survivors (MI-COPS). This special event offer is available to the general public, all law enforcement, corrections, sheriff's, dispatchers, public safety, families and friends. 

For groups of 15 or more, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at (313) 471-2230. SEE ATTACHED FLIER or ORDER TICKETS ONLINE today at: www.detroittigers.com/law.

Arrive early for the pre-game ceremony, helicopter fly over, police car display and more as we honor and recognize law enforcement.

Get your clubs out and join the 29th Annual Carl Parsell Memorial Scholarship Golf Outing Thursday, June 13, 2019 for a fun-filled day on the course complete with refreshments, lunch at the turn and a steak dinner at the end of the round.

Golfers must register on or before May 20, 2019 to insure their spot for this Links of Novi outing, which supports The Carl Parsell Memorial Golf15IMG 2634Scholarship Fund.

At least $5,000 in scholarships will be awarded on behalf of the fund for continued education in 2019. Since the fund's establishment, over $120,000 in scholarships have been awarded.

Gifts and prizes worth over $4,000 will be given away for: the first two places, Longest Drive for men and women, Closest to the Pin for men and women, Skins, Las Vegas Hole and raffles. Prize donations are welcome, and all donations are tax deductible.

Reservations are accepted on first-come first-serve basis for the 18-hole outing with golf carts provided. The cost is $110 for individuals or $440 for a foursome.

We would like to express our sincere appreciation to our sponsors who very graciously supported the golf outing last year with their Golf Hole Sponsorship contributions! We are seeking their continued support this year and that of new sponsors for this very worthy cause. Those wishing to sponsor a hole may do so for $250 by completing the sponsorship form.

Click here for more information and to print the registration and sponsorship form, which are due with payment by May 20, 2019. Reservations are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Proceeds from the golf outing are used for the direct funding of the Michigan Association of Police (MAP), Michigan Association of Public Employees (MAPE), and Michigan Association of Fire Fighters (MAFF) Carl Parsell Memorial Scholarship Fund. The fund was established in honor of Carl Parsell, a pioneer of the law enforcement union movement, who passed away in October 1990.

For more information, contact the MAP office at (248) 509-7158.

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy proclaimed May 15th as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the calendar week in which May 15th falls, National Police Week. National Police Week pays special recognition to law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others. Listed below are events planned at the national level in Washington D.C. and Michigan's Peace Officers' Candlelight Memorial Service. Many events will take place before the official dates of Police Week in 2019.


Monday, May 6: 26th Annual Michigan Peace Officers’ Candlelight Memorial Service — 7 p.m. east steps of Lansing State Capitol, 100 North Capitol Avenue. Andrea Arrington, Michigan Concerns of Police Survivors President at (877) 464-2677 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Saturday, May 4: 28th Annual Corrections Officers’ Wreath Laying Ceremony & Honor Guard Competition — 10 a.m. - Noon at National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. Honoring Corrections Officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty. Visit www.mwcog.org or email Dennis Bailey at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Monday, May 6: 40th Annual Washington Area Law Enforcement Memorial Service — 11:30 a.m. at DC MPD Headquarters, 300 Indiana Ave., NW. The FOP Auxiliary will host a luncheon at DC FOP Lodge #1, 711 4th St. NW after service. Those interested in volunteering or attending, email Patty Sucato at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Tuesday, May 7: 25th Annual Blue Mass — 12:10 p.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 619 Tenth Street, NW (10th & G Streets). Call (202) 347-2713 or visit www.saintpatrickdc.org/bluemass.shtml.

Friday, May 10-16: National Police Week Retail Center — opens 9 a.m. (daily hours vary) 309 E Street (Corner of 4th of E Streets, NW) Fellowship Hall of First Trinity Church, one block from the Memorial. https://nleomf.org/programs-events/national-police-week/retail-center Police Week items, such as the Police Week badge, coin and shirt will be available at the Retail Center as well as the National Law Enforcement Museum store, 444 E. Street NW (across from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.)

The deadline is approaching for Michigan Association of Police (MAP) members and their families to apply for a $2,500 Carl Parsell Scholarship.

Applications and any attachments must be completed and received by The Michigan Association of Police office no later than March 1, 2019.RaiderScholars4019web

Qualifications include:
• Permanent resident of the State of Michigan
• Member of, or immediate family member of: Michigan Association of Police, Michigan Association of Public Employees or Michigan Association of Fire Fighters
• Applicants must complete a high school education or equivalent by June 30, 2019

The mission of The Carl Parsell Scholarship Fund is to assist members and their families who are motivated to improve society by enhancing their future careers through a college education. Carl Parsell Scholarships are awarded to deserving college bound students who desire assistance with their college tuition.

Two individuals received Carl Parsell Scholarships in 2018.

Carl Parsell Scholarships may be used to cover a portion of educational expenses, including tuition, living expenses, and other required fees during the 2019-2020 school year. Scholars may use the award to attend any United States accredited university, college, community college, junior college, two or four year accredited degree-granting institution, or vocational training institution that grants a certification or license. Funds derived from The Carl Parsell Memorial Scholarship Golf Outing determine the number of scholarships to be awarded annually. The maximum award available per student is $2,500.

Scholarship Applications and conditions for eligibility are available under Scholarship Information on this website. For more information, contact Julie Palmquist at (248) 509-7158 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Local Executive Board Members and Local Stewards are invited to attend a series of free monthly Grievance Seminars on Fridays at the MAP Office.

The Seminars, conducted by MAP Executive Director Fred Timpner, will provide valuable information about key grievance issues. Seminars scheduled Jan. 25 and March 29, 2019 will focus on Contract Interpretation. Discipline will be the topic at seminars scheduled on Feb. 22 and April 26, 2019. All Seminars begin at 10 a.m. and lunch will be served. Details can be found on the website Calendar.

Please register as soon as possible as space is limited to 12 people by calling Julie Palmquist at (248) 509-7158, ext. 231 or emailing her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.