A Voice Across America
The Fraternal Order of Police is the largest and most
commanding voice on behalf of our nation's law enforcement
officers. Our proud organization was founded in 1915 in
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Its main goal was to improve the
working conditions of police there, who were working 12 hour
shifts, 365 days a year. Since then, it has grown to over
2,100 local lodges with 325,000 members across our great
From Massachusetts to California, from Florida to Minnesota,
members of the FOP are speaking out on behalf of their
fellow officers--the men and women who serve our communities
and protect our nation's freedoms. No one knows the dangers
and difficulties faced by police officers in today's society
better than another police officer. For this reason, the FOP
is proud of its tradition of "Police Representing Police."
This is also the reason that more labor contracts are
negotiated by FOP lodges than any other professional police
The North Dakota Fraternal Order of Police (NDFOP) was
founded in 1993, is a non-profit organization dedicated to
the advancement of law enforcement in the state of North
Dakota. Membership is open to all law enforcement officers
across the great state of North Dakota.
The Primary objectives of the NDFOP are to serve the nearly
654 current members by providing support, training and
fellowship as well as enhancing the level of law enforcement
service in North Dakota.
AS a non-profit organization, NDFOP and its subordinate
lodges are dependent upon the financial support of both
private citizens and business. Financing is obtained through
sponsorships, and private donations to our organization.
For this we are truly grateful for the support.
If you would like to become an active or associate member of
the North Dakota Fraternal Order of Police, please print
out, complete and send one of the membership forms to one of
the local lodges at the bottom of the applications.
FULL - TIME APPLICATION (57KB)
ASSOCIATE APPLICATION (57KB)