LVPPA Podcast

President Steve Grammas and Director Daniel Coyne from the Las Vegas Police Protective Association will be discussing police issues locally and nationally along with some humor.

Episode 12: Remond Willis

President Steve Grammas and Secretary Greg Stinnett are here hosting episode 12. We have a special guest, Remond Willis. Remond not only is a terrific officer, but also our leader on the field. He's here to recap the Police v Fire Charity Football Game and talk about some current events around the valley. This is not an episode to be missed. 

Episode 11: Top Cops: Jeff Corbett and Tom Cognian (Live from D.C.)

PPA President Steve Grammas and Treasurer Dan Coyne host today's episode of the LVPPA Podcast.  We are coming at you on location from Police Week in our Nation's Capital.  Today we are recapping what the experience was like this week.    

Top Cops, Police Memorial, and the Candelight Vigil for fallen officers was an incredible event that is not to be missed.  Our special guest are Nevada's Top Cop Finalists, Jeff Corbett and Tom Cognian, here to tell us more details about that fateful day.  Their bravery and quick thinking were incredible to watch.  Enjoy!

Episode 10: Live from Las Vegas Ballpark (Joe Lombardo and Jim Gemma)

For our 10th episode we took the show on the road.  PPA President Steve Grammas and Treasurer Dan Coyne head to Las Vegas Ballpark, home of the Aviators, to meet with some very interesting people.  First they chat with Jim Gemma, Director of Media Relations for the Aviators, to learn about how the stadium and the organization became one of the best clubs in all of Minor League Baseball.  

Then to close the episode Steve and Dan have a comprehensive conversation with Sheriff Lombardo about his background, campaign for Governor, and why the LVPPA voted to endorse him in the upcoming election.  

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Episode 9: Candidates for Sheriff (Stan Hyt, Tom Roberts, and Kevin McMahill)

President Steve Grammas and Treasurer Dan Coyne are back!  We have a very special episode where we interview the three main candidates for the Clark County Sheriff Position.  Stan Hyt, Tom Roberts, and Kevin McMahill are all in studio to talk about the biggest issues facing our officers and their upcoming campaign season.  Please make sure you FOLLOW, COMMENT, and SUBSCRIBE to our podcast!

The PPA Podcast #8

In this episode President Steve Grammas and newly promoted Treasurer Dan Coyne return to cover an array of subjects. They breakdown current session and provide a contract update, analyze some OIS, talk thin blue line (and meaning), talk policing in school, answer some fan questions, and examine “15 Things Cops Wish the Public Knew About Policing.” This is not an episode to be missed! Make sure you LIKE, FOLLOW, COMMENT, and SUBSCRIBE!

The PPA Podcast #7

Brian "BG" Grammas steps in and guests hosts this week's episode.  BG and Steve talk about fallen officers, current events in politics, family life, and retirement plans. This episode talks about Dallas Harris Senate bill 212 police reform. Steve talks about the meeting he had with Vegas Golden Knights and his conversation with Ryan Reeves.  This episode has a lot of important information and even more laughs. This episode has been dedicated to Officer Talley from Boulder Police Department.    Make sure you LIKE, FOLLOW, and SUBSCRIBE!!!

The PPA Podcast #6

On this episode of the PPA Podcast Steve and Dan will be speaking with Washington National and their products and free college they are offering to PPA members, defund the police movement across the nation, Senator Dallas Harris Nevada police reform bills, Attorney General Aaron Ford NV AB58 bill, Kim Reynolds of Iowa Back the blue bill 1140 and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu training with Chad Lyman. Chad will be breaking down some videos of police officers involved take downs of suspects.  LIKE, FOLLOW, AND SUBSCRIBE!

Episode 4: Myron Hamm and John Abel

On this week's episode we talk COVID health and safety, the vaccine, the potential dangers of "police free calls", analyze a dangerous OIS (Officer Involved Shooting), talk about the booking process, and we end the show with some humor.  Our own John Abel eats one of the hottest tortilla chips in the world.  This is not an episode to be missed!  Please LIKE FOLLOW and SUBSCRIBE!

Episode 3: COVID Exposures, LAPD Chief Survey, and 5 Stresses Officers Deal with

PPA President Steve Grammas and Director Dan Coyne are back with another important episode of the PPA Podcast!  They touch on COVID exposures and those testing numbers, LAPD Chief Survey, the stresses of the job, take questions from fellow officers, and there might just be a bet on a hot dog eating contest.  Episode 3 is not one to be missed.  Make sure you FOLLOW, LIKE, COMMENT, SHARE, and SUBSCRIBE.  We appreciate all the support so far!

Episode 2: Frank Mir

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion, Frank Mir, comes to the studio and gives us an amazing interview.  It was really interesting to hear his perspective on modern policing, the mindset of a championship level fighter, and his experiences coming from a police family.  This is not an episode to be missed!  We also review some tape of arrests.  Frank uses his experience to give us a play by play of physical arrests, and what officers can do to improve their technique!  Please LIKE, FOLLOW, and SUBSCRIBE to our podcast on your favorite platform. 

Episode 1: Michele Fiore

Las Vegas City Councilwoman, Michele Fiore, was gracious enough to drop by the studio to discuss our recent election cycle and the prospects of our city's future.  President Grammas and Director Coyne also discuss this new world we live in, how we police during COVID-19, the "VGK Letter", Thanksgiving do's and don'ts,  and we poke fun at some of the dumbest criminals youtube has to offer.  Please LIKE, FOLLOW, and SUBSCRIBE!