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Palm Beach moves toward pay raises, better pension plans for public safety employees

Palm Beach moves toward pay raises, better pension plans for public safety employees

  The Town Council last week took much-anticipated strides toward improving pay structures and pension plans for police and firefighters that would put those employees more in line with their counterparts in neighboring municipalities. During a special meeting Thursday, council members and

Nicholas Caristo named police chief in Palm Beach

Nicholas Caristo named police chief in Palm Beach

  Nicholas Caristo, a major who has been acting chief of the Palm Beach Police Department since September, has been appointed police chief by Town Manager Kirk Blouin. Blouin announced the promotion before a standing-room only audience Friday at a department meeting in the Town Council

Golf Classic 2019

Golf Classic 2019

Thank you for your generous support! Golf Grand Sponsor - Michele and Howard Kessler                         Dinner Sponsor - Pontano Farms                                                  Lunch Sponsor – Impala Asset Management                                                               

Palm Beach Police Foundation's Council of 100 Hosts Annual Spring Dinner

Palm Beach Police Foundation's Council of 100 Hosts Annual Spring Dinner

(PALM BEACH, FL--) The Council of 100, a special division of the Palm Beach Police Foundation, celebrated spring on March 21, 2019 at a dinner at The Flagler Museum in Palm Beach. The event was organized by the Foundation’s Second Vice President, Michael Belisle, and George Matthews, a Council of

The Palm Beach Police Foundation Teams up with TOBC Racing at the 2019 Dayona 200

The Palm Beach Police Foundation Teams up with TOBC Racing at the 2019 Dayona 200

(Palm Beach FL)   -- The Palm Beach Police Foundation has forged a strategic alliance with TOBC Racing, one of the country’s premiere professional motorcycle racing teams, at the 78th Annual Daytona 200 on March 16, 2019 at Daytona International Speedway. Racing enthusiast, Michael Belisle, the

Teen Police Academy - Palm Beach Police Department

Teen Police Academy - Palm Beach Police Department

The Palm Beach Police Department, in partnership with the Palm Beach Police Foundation, is offering a week-long Teen Police Academy program to children of Palm Beach residents, ages 12-13.   •    The Teen Police Academy program is a one-week program, beginning Monday, June 10th through Friday,

13th Annual Policemen's Ball Reception at GRAFF

13th Annual Policemen's Ball Reception at GRAFF

GRAFF Reception Fetes Palm Beach Police Foundation and 13th Annual Policemen’s Ball   (PALM BEACH, FL--) Janet Pleasants, General Manager of GRAFF Palm Beach, hosted a cocktail reception in its salon on Worth Avenue on December 11, 2018 in honor of the Palm Beach Police Foundation and the

A Happy Holiday for the Palm Beach Police and Families

A Happy Holiday for the Palm Beach Police and Families

On December 9, 2018, police officers and their families, along with John F. Scarpa, Tim Moran, and Moe Tarkinow, relished in the Holiday season at The Colony Palm Beach. This is the second year that Council of 100 member, Moe Tarkinow, has treated the Palm Beach police and their families with

Police Department Promotions and Retirements

Police Department Promotions and Retirements

Just in time to kick off Labor Day, The Palm Beach Police Foundation hosted a luncheon on August 29th at the Palm Beach Police Department to celebrate its recent promotions and retirements. Among the special guests that attended were Founding Policemen’s Ball Chairmen Eileen and Brian Burns,

Palm Beach buys new sniper rifles for police

Palm Beach buys new sniper rifles for police

    Palm Beach police have upgraded their sniper capability with two new high-precision rifles bought by the Town Council in June for 14,522. Kirk Blouin, town manager and former public safety director, said Friday that the purchase enables the police department to take advantage of the

Palm Beach Police Foundation

The Palm Beach Police Foundation is a charitable 501(c)(3) organization that exists to support the Town of Palm Beach Police Department and its employees through the acceptance, management and disbursement of tax-deductible gifts and contributions. It is organized and supported by town residents and the local community independent of the Town of Palm Beach. Federal Tax ID #83-046254. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 1-800-HELP-FLA OR ONLINE AT www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com, REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. REGISTRATION #: CH21488