Joining FOP Lodge #1
Those in law enforcement share a bond that few outsiders could comprehend. As a fraternal organization comprised of individuals actively engaged in law enforcement , we understand. Quoting the mission statement from our Grand Lodge, “We are committed to improving the working conditions of law enforcement officers and the safety of those we serve through education, legislation, information, community involvement, and employee representation.”
The strength of the Fraternal Order of Police is derived from its membership. Our Lodge, which boasts approximately 800 active and associate members. Regardless of your rank or title, if you are a law enforcement professional or a supporter of the law enforcement community in Omaha,NE, we would like to extend a fraternal invitation for you to join our organization as an active or associate member.
Three Levels of Membership
Active: In order to qualify as an active member you must be a full time, sworn law enforcement officer or agent whose headquarters is located in Omaha. The term “full time” means you are engaged in such employment as your principal source of livelihood.
Associate: Associate members are supporters of the law enforcement community who are sponsored by an active member. Associate members are not eligible to vote or hold office in the Lodge.
Honorary: Honorary members are defined as those individuals who have been recognized by the Board of Directors as giving of their time and resources to the Lodge. The President has the discretion of recommending honorary members to the Board of Directors for approval. Honorary members are not eligible to vote or hold office in the Lodge.