Category: SAPOA

Santa Ana Police Officers Association “Officer Randy Sato Memorial” Scholarship Awards!

Santa Ana – The Annual “Officer Randy Sato Memorial Scholarship” for 2018 was awarded to three outstanding high school seniors from the Santa Ana Police Officers Association (SAPOA) membership. Each student receives a $1,000 college scholarships to assist with the cost of their college education. The selection criteria are based on the following:  grade point average,

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National Purple Heart Day

National Purple Heart Day SANTA ANA, Calif.– On August 7th our nation commemorates Purple Heart Day. Many may ask why it is necessary to have yet another day commemorating military veterans. Recently, two events emphasized the importance of this day. Just one month before Purple Heart Day, British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen and Congressman Steve

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Santa Ana Police Officers Association Awards 80k plus in Scholarships!

Santa Ana Police Officers Association (SAPOA) awarded $1,000 College Scholarships to six outstanding Santa Ana Unified School District (SAUSD) high school seniors. SAPOA annually awards six scholarships to SAUSD senior high school students based on the following: grade point average, community involvement, and recommendations from their respective high school teachers. Since 2001, SAPOA has awarded more than $80,000 in

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SAPAAL/SAUSD student nominated for Naval Academy

SANTA ANA, Calif.– Santa Ana Police Athletic and Activity League (SAPAAL) student Grant Cuevas was recently nominated by U.S. Congress Member Representative Lou Correa for the Naval Academy. Every year local high school students submit an application to be nominated for one of the four  U.S. Military Academies. The applicants are vetted by a military board,

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