The PAFOP Foundation is a Non-profit corporation organized under the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It has been in existence since June 10, 2011. It has received tax-exempt status as a public charity from the Internal Revenue Service under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code and therefore contributions as deductible for federal income tax purposes.
Welcome to the Official Website of the Fraternal Order of Police, Pennsylvania State Lodge
Pennsylvania is the birthplace of the Fraternal Order of Police, which was formed in Pittsburgh in 1915. The Pennsylvania State Lodge was established on July 24, 1934, and currently represents nearly 40,000 law enforcement members from Pennsylvania. The State Lodge works tirelessly on behalf of its membership providing member assistance, educational programs, public service, and by advocating on their behalf for legislation to enhance their safety and security as well as that of the public. The State Lodge has 107 subordinate lodges across the Commonwealth, and represents law enforcement officers from many different types of police agencies. We welcome you to our website and hope you enjoy the information provided here.
Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania
End of Watch: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Trooper David Kedra was accidentally shot and killed while participating in a training exercise at the Montgomery County Public Safety Training Complex, in Plymouth Township, at approximately 4:45 pm. Read More...
Preisdent Les Neri Addresses Goddard College Commencement
October 1, 2014
As Goddard College students prepare for their graduation ceremony on Sunday and to hear their commencement speaker, Mumia Abu Jamal, a convicted cop killer, it’s important they first learn about Daniel Faulkner.
Who was Daniel Faulkner?
Everyone called him Danny. Read More...
Cpl. Bryon Dickson
Killed in the line of duty on September 12, 2014.
Funeral arrangements are as follows:
Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. public visitation will be in the rotunda at Marywood University, 2300 Adams Avenue in Scranton.
Thursday at 10 a.m. A funeral mass will be held at St. Peter’s Cathedral, 315 Wyoming Avenue in Scranton by Pennsylvania State Police Chaplain Rev. Thomas M. Muldowney, V. Read More...
Obama's Civil Rights Nominee Withdraws
President Barack Obama's nominee to run the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, Debo Adegbile, officially withdrew Monday after his nomination ran aground in the Senate over his representation of convicted cop killer Mumia Abu Jamal. Read More...