General Membership and General Election Nomination Meeting

When: Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Where: Metropolitan Police Academy, Annex Auditorium
4665 Blue Plains Dr SW
Time: 1300 Hours


1. Call to Order

2. Roll Call

3. Approval of minutes of the previous meeting

4. Announcements

5. Executive committee report

6. Secretary’s Report

7. Treasurer’s Report

8. Committee Reports

9. Old Business

10. New Business

11. Good and Welfare

12. Adjournment

Nomination Process

On Wednesday, December 20, 2017, the D.C. Police Union will hold its quarterly General Membership Meeting.

Pursuant to Article 5.5 of the By-Laws, nominations for D.C. Police Union officers will take place at this meeting. The meeting will be held at the Metropolitan Police Academy, Annex Auditorium, 4665 Blue Plains Dr. SW, and will start at 1300 hours.

Nominations will be an agenda item for the General Membership Meeting. All twenty Executive Council positions will be open for nominations. Nominations must be moved in person and the nominee must be present or have indicated in writing to the D.C. Police Union that they accept the nomination. (Article 5.5) All written acceptances must be delivered to the D.C. Police Union office no later than 1700 hours on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. Please provide two copies, one for the Secretary and one for the Chairman for inclusion in the record.


Any member who has been a member in good standing for at least six months is eligible to be nominated for office. (Article 5.4) Candidates for Chairman, Vice-Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer, and Executive Steward shall be elected at-large by all dues paying members. (Article 5.1) Candidates for Chief Shop Steward will be elected by dues paying members of the element or elements they represent. (Article 5.2) Candidates for Chief Shop Steward must be a member of the element or group of elements they seek to represent. (Article 5.2)

Election Rules

Election rules are posted on:


At-Large Positions

• Chairman

• Vice-Chairman

• Secretary

• Treasurer

• Executive Steward

Chief Shop Steward Positions

• Each of the 7 Patrol Districts

• Criminal Investigations Division

• Court Liaison

• Communications

• Youth Division

• Identification and Records

• Narcotics and Special Investigations Division

• Special Operations Division

• Metropolitan Police Academy

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