POA

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AcronymDefinition
POAPrice On Application
POAParallels Operations Automation
POAProperty Owners Association
POAPower Of Attorney
POAPrograma Operativo Anual (Spanish: Annual Operating Program; various locations)
POAProgramme of Action (various organizations)
POAPresent On Admission (medical diagnosis reporting)
POAParty of Action
POAProof of Authority (blockchain algorithm)
POAPony of the Americas (Pony of the Americas Club)
POAPrisoner of Azkaban
POAPlan Of Action
POAProof of Acceptance
POAProgram for Older Adults (various organizations)
POAPot of Avarice
POAPrice of Anarchy (game theory)
POAPentecostals of Alexandria (Alexandria, LA)
POAPolice Officers Association
POAPartnership of the Americas (US DoD; US Southern Command)
POAPrice on Asking (real estate)
POAPlan Operativo Anual
POAPortable Object Adapter
POAHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Book by J. K. Rowling)
POAPrice on Arrival
POAPrison Officers' Association (UK)
POAPoint of Aim
POAPreoptic Area
POAPledge of Allegiance
POAPride of America (camp and Norwegian Cruise Line cruise ship)
POAPower-On Authentication (Sophos software)
POAProfit on Ordinary Activities
POAPlanet of the Abts (band)
POAProvincial Offences Act (Canada)
POAPoint of Attachment
POAPiece of Ass
POAPoints of Authority
POAPiece of Art
POAProof of Address
POAPublic Order Act of 1986
POAPoints of Agreement
POAPlan of Attack
POAProgram of Activities (various organizations)
POAPost Office Agent
POAProvincial Offences Administration (Canada)
POAPeace Officers Association
POAPrinciples of Accounting
POAPakistan Olympic Association
POAProof of Age
POAPoint Of Access
POAPhiladelphia Orchestra Association (Philadelphia, PA)
POAPeriod of Amenorrhoea (biology)
POAPerson of Authority
POAPoint of Arrival
POAPacific Ocean Area
POAPortable Object Adaptor (CORBA)
POAPhilharmonic Orchestra of the Americas (New York, NY)
POAProtection of Assets
POAPlain Old ACARS (Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System)
POAPhysician Office Administrator (various organizations)
POAPay Option Arm (loan)
POAPort of Anchorage
POAPlace of Articulation
POAPartial Order Alignment
POAPurchase Order Acknowledgement
POAProbability of Area
POAPeriod of Availability
POAPillar of Autumn in Halo: Reach (gaming)
POAPalmitoleic Acid (fatty acid)
POAPuppeteers Of America (Cincinnati, OH)
POAPeople of Asia
POAPonies of America (horse breed)
POAPeriod of Adjustment
POAProfession of Arms
POAPay Own Account
POAPriester Ohne Amt (German: Priests without an Office)
POAProduction Organization Approval
POAPaid on Account (financial transactions)
POAProtuobavještajna Agencija (Counter Intelligence Agency, Croatia)
POAPorto Alegre, Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil - Salgado Filho (Airport Code)
POAPsychiatry of Old Age
POAPaid on Arrival
POAPath of Ascension (gaming group)
POAPart of Assembly
POAPlane of Array (measurements perpendicular to the solar receiver)
POAPosition of Attention
POAProwler Owners Association (Plymouth car)
POAPayload Oru (Orbital Replacement Unit) Accommodation
POAPrinciple of Accounts (tuition)
POAPosto Osservazione Allarme (Italian: Place Observation Alarm)
POAPhase of Arrival
POAPride of Arizona (University of Arizona marching band)
POAPara Osteo Arthropathy
POAPay on Arrival
POAPersistent Object Adapter
POAPrivately Owned Animal
POAPoint of Analysis
POAPremature Ovarian Aging
POAPoint of Acquisition
POAPets on Approval (housing)
POAPunch on Australia (online gaming)
POAProcrastinators of America
POAPattern Oriented Approach
POAPurchase Order Authorization
POAPattern Of Analysis
POAPacific Ocean Alaska (CoE District)
POAProbability of Adequacy (insurance industry)
POAProject Opportunity Assessment
POAPriced on Agreement
POAPilliar of Autum (gaming)
POAProtectors of America
POAProject of Activities
POAPeriOperative Assistant
POAPiano Operativo Aziendale (Italian: Operational Business Plan)
POAPosition Organizational Address (US DoD)
POAPeninsula Orthopaedic Associates (Maryland)
POAPeak Oil Aware (energy crisis)
POAPad on Active (circuit technology)
POAPaladins of Alsangarnia (gaming clan)
POAProjection of Aggression (band)
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The president of the Prison Officers' Association said: "Overcrowding provides the perfect atmosphere for the bully to thrive and exert huge pressure on vulnerable prisoners in particular to traffic in contraband, including weapons and illegal drugs.
The prison officers' association is demanding staff are armed with the pepper-style Pava spray.
Now, Glyn Travis, of the Prison Officers' Association, has praised the progress made by the company in tackling the issues.
President of the Prison Officers' Association, Stephen Delaney, said jail bosses have to come up with a plan if officers strike.
The Prison Officers' Association chairman Peter McParlin criticised the Ministry of Justice for failing to take action to stop "sensationalist reporting" of the incident, saying: "The reports that were initially put out to the press were saying that the prisoner had been attacked.
Steve Gillan, secretary of the Prison Officers' Association, said members had been working for the past two years in an atmosphere of uncertainty, He added: "There is understandably a feeling of disquiet."
Two hundred Prison Officers' Association members walked out of HMP Liverpool on Tuesday in a row over "bullying and harassment" by management.
The U.K.'s Prison Officers' Association condemned the producers of the film 'Bronson' for "glorifying" the life of Charles Bronson, who was jailed for armed robbery in 1974, and has been behind bars ever since because of assaults on fellow inmates and prison guards.
Mr Straw was delivering a speech to the annual conference of the Prison Officers' Association, which has already supported calls for industrial action.
The Prison Officers' Association (POA) said 20,000 of its members joined the strike from 7am yesterday.
Prison Officers' Association branch secretary at the Knox Road prison Graham Dale who has been a prison officer for 26 years, said staff were very angry.
It came as a dispute escalated between the Prison Service and the Prison Officers' Association, raising the prospect of industrial action in already overstretched jails and also possible court action.
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