The Professional Police Officer Association of Odessa will be hosting a fund raiser dinner on Saturday, November 12th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the PAL gym (10th and West County Road). There are currently two Odessa Police officers with medical issues in need of additional assistance.
Hamburger plates are $10 each and tickets can be purchased at the Odessa Police Department Front Desk. Just ask for either Sergeant Caleb Lacey, Sergeant Jon Foust, or Crime Scene Technician Pat Harris when purchasing the tickets. Please call 432-335-4961 with any questions.
There will also be 1,000 raffle tickets for sale to benefit Detective Whitney Branch and one other Odessa Police officer. The raffle tickets will be for three hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind knives with custom-made leather sheath by BK Knives. The raffle tickets are $5 per ticket or $20 for 5 tickets and can be purchased by asking for Detective Roy Celaya or Paula Waldrop, Administrative Specialist, at the Odessa Police Department Front Desk. The drawings will be held on November 12th at the PAL Gym during the Hamburger Feed. There will be 3 drawings, one for each knife. Need not be present to win.
All proceeds for the raffle will go through the Odessa Professional Police Officer Association and will benefit the OPD families in need.