The time has arrived to begin the Contract Negotiations for the 2019 to 2023 NJLECOA Contract.
Please take the time to look over the contract that has been sent to you via email.
Volunteers for the Contract Committee can email Trevor.Beatty@njlecoa.org. Once we have the volunteers, we will form the committee. Thank you.
The NJLECOA has posted the Legal Services and the Scholarship Application in the Important Links section. All the information you need is provided. The NJLECOA Executive Board has been working hard to get these programs drafted and completed for our members. The March 1st deadline for the 2018 Scholarship has been waived for this year only.
(8) Correction major shall be retitled as Correctional Police Major
b.1 The title changes 1[authorized] provided under this section
shall apply to all [correction] corrections officers employed by the New Jersey Department of [Correction] Corrections1 and the
Juvenile Justice Commission. S-1651
Check out the Events & Announcements Link in the Member Resource Area. This section will give you information on up coming events and announcements of the Association. If you have an event or announcement you would like shared with the other members such as retirement parties, death notices, charity events, thank you letters etc, please email Trevor.Beatty@NJLECOA.
The Executive Board is proud to be able to give back to our members and have been working diligently to obtain a life insurance policy at no additional cost to the member. The Finalized policy is a $20,000 benefit with a double indemnity clause for accidental death raising the benefit to $40,000.
Narcan. The New Jersey Department of Corrections is allocating $1.2 million to train DOC custody staff on the administration of Narcan and provide each staff member with a dose to carry on their person in case of an inmate emergency. The funding also will provide one Narcan dose to each inmate being released, estimated to be about 10,000 each year. Since April 2014, there have been more than 32,000 deployments of Narcan by law enforcement and EMS agencies throughout New Jersey including more than 9,500 deployments for 2017 thus far.
The Polar Bear Plunge 2019 is being held at Seaside Heights NJ. The registration tents are at Blaine Ave.
On-Line Registration is $100 until December 31, 2018. The registration fee increases after that date. You can register at https://www.plungeseaside.org/
The NJLECOA will reimburse up to the $100 for all members that sign up. Your attendance at the event must be verified to receive reimbursement. Download: 2019-seaside-flyer.pdf
Responses must be sent by November 24, 2018 to Trevor.Beatty@njlecoa.org and Gregory.Paul@njlecoa.org. $175 check must be written for you and your guest. Your check will be returned at the Holiday Party. You are responsible for paying for your guest. Download: 2018 Holiday Flyer.jpg