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Washtenaw County Celebrates National Police and Correction Officers Week, May 14 – 20

This month, the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners declares the week of May 14-20, 2023, as Police and Correction Officers Week. Additionally, May 15, 2023, is declared as Peace Officers Memorial Day. These days honor all Police and Corrections Officers, past and present, who have served in Washtenaw County, and in memory of all Police and Correction Officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice while serving…

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Honoring Our Firefighters

This May 4, the public is invited to remember and honor firefighters who have dedicated their lives to serving our local community here in Washtenaw County, and around the world. A day of recognition, the International Firefighters’ Day is marked by the display of blue and red ribbons pinned together, and memorial and recognition events. We salute the men and women who respond…

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A Conversation with Greg Bazick

Washtenaw 100 had an opportunity to speak with Greg Bazick regarding his service and the profession of law enforcement. Greg shares from his experience as one who has been active in the Ann Arbor Police Department, the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office, and the Saline Police Department. He is now working for a supplier to the law enforcement community…

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A Conversation with Chief Robert Arbini of the Chelsea Area Fire Authority

Fire Chief Robert Arbini of the Chelsea Area Fire Authority has been active in fire and emergency work his entire career. His preparation included study at Concordia University, Ann Arbor earning a BA in Business Administration and Management/Leadership. He also completed a Master’s degree in Homeland Security/Emergency Management from Eastern Michigan University.

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