President Michael B. Powers – July 2020
20 Years of Independence
NYSCOPBA represents over 30,000 New York State employees and retirees from the Security Services Unit. Our Union was formed in May 1998 and since that time has provided superior representation to our membership under the independent and democratic model. Our objectives are to improve the terms and conditions of employment, protect our members contractual rights, provide high quality representation in the collective bargaining process, communicate effectively with the membership, achieve legislative gains, and to promote the overall welfare of our members.
President Powers Message - July 2020
President Michael B. Powers addresses recent prison violence on our facility's 11/5/19
HALT Opposition Memo's
Letter received from Lieutenant Michael DeVries, Acting Zone II Commander - NYSP On March 28, 2018 a Trooper was conducting a traffic stop at the intersection of Main Street and Buell Street in the Town of Newstead. The intoxicated driver fled on foot when the...
NYS Department of Corrections & Community Supervision K9’s Ryder, Rocky, Rodger, & BoBo Receive Body Armor
NYSCOPBA Partners With Vested Interest in K9s Albany, NY – NYS Department of Corrections & Community Supervision K9’s Ryder, Rocky, Rodger, & BoBo have received bullet and stab protective vests thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization...
NYSCOPBA Chief Sector Stewards generously donate new toys to Albany Medical Center Children's Wing for Christmas
Altona Correctional Facility Raised $1000 for Breast Cancer Research - all proceeds were donated to Northern NY Chapter of Guardians of the Ribbon aka "Pink Heels"
Officer Anthony Durante - On July 7th, 2019 at approx.. 9:40AM while at a property he owns in Illion NY, he observed from the porch that Illion PD officers were attempting to arrest an unknown male subject on a neighboring residence porch and a struggle ensued, he...