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16 Feb 2024 – 23:08

Life, AD&D and Critical Illness Insurances Explained on Episode 113 of 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association

Ontario Provincial Police Association Senior Advisor of Pension and Benefits Caitlin Fournier is the guest on 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association to explain Life, AD&D, Critical Illness Insurances for OPPA members.

2 Feb 2024 – 47:19

2024 Beyond the Blue Update with Kristal Jones on Episode 112 of 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association

Kristal Jones is the Vice President of Canada Beyond the Blue and the President of Toronto Beyond the Blue. She joins 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association to update the 2024 efforts of the Beyond the Blue organization, including an appeal for peer supporters and brand ambassadors. Learn more about the programs offered to members and families of the policing community across Canada, and connect on the Canada Beyond the Blue website canadabeyondtheblue.com.

19 Jan 2024 – 26:29

Polar Plunge in Support of Special Olympics Ontario-Brant County OPP Provincial Constable Jonathan Bueckert on 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association

Brant County OPP Provincial Constable and OPP Torch Run Coordinator joins the 10-5 Podcast to talk about the 2024 Polar Plunge in support of Special Olympics Ontario, an event hosted by the Brant County OPP happeningt March 7, 2024 1:30pm at North Park Collegiate and Vocational School in the city of Brantford, Ontario. 

5 Jan 2024 – 28:05

Benefits of Ontario Provincial Police Veterans’ Association Membership – Episode 110 of 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association with Guest OPPVA President Rob Pilon

Ontario Provincial Police Veterans’ Association President Rob Pilon joins 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association to discuss the benefits and criteria of membership in the OPPVA. Also discussed is a pilot project to regularly check in on retirees “Vet’s Watch”.

22 Dec 2023 – 51:53

2023 Year in Review-OPP Commissioner Thomas Carrique and OPPA President John Cerasuolo on Episode 109 of 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association

OPP Commissioner Thomas Carrique joins OPPA President John Cerasuolo on 10-5 the Official Podcast of the OPP Association for a 2023 Year in Review episode. Topics addressed at line of duty deaths, OPP recruiting and additional cohorts at Ontario Police College, staffing, morale, equipment, emerging technologies, benefits, collective bargaining and priorities for 2024.

8 Dec 2023 – 46:37

Trauma-The Silent Killer-Guest Lynn Boucher

OPP Provincial Constable Guy Boucher retired on January 31, 2020. On May 2, 2021 Guy died by suicide. His wife, Lynn Boucher and many family and friends were left saying “but Guy had it all”. Lynn has been speaking to many OPP members ever since about trauma being the silent killer. Lynn joins this episode of 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association to share her thoughts about warning signs of suicide and educate others what can be done to address the signs to save and improve the lives of our police officers and civilian members. 

24 Nov 2023 – 38:50

Prostate & Breast Cancer – What You Need To Know – Dr. Danny Vesprini & Retired OPP Officer Jack Harkness on 10-5 Podcast

Retired OPP Officer Jack Harkness & Dr. Danny Vesprini, an affiliate scientist in the biological sciences at the Sunnybrook Research Institute and an assistant professor in the department of radiation oncology at the University of Toronto.

17 Nov 2023 – 22:15

“Death of a Millionaire”

Retired OPP Detective Sergeant David Lalonde

3 Nov 2023 – 21:17

Recap-2023 Dancing With The Stars of 911 on 10-5 The Official Podcast of the OPP Association Episode 105

Police Safety Spokesperson Colleen Eve & OPPA Director Lynn Neale

20 Oct 2023 – 36:03

Origins of Badge of Life Canada with Sylvio (Syd) Gravel on 10-5 Podcast Episode 104

Sylvio (Syd) Gravel Ret. Ottawa Police