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Stay Connected-Week of March 27
Louisiana FOP Hosts Southern States The Louisiana Fraternal Order of Police was this year's host state for the Fraternal Order of Police's Southern States Conference. We hosted 11 other southern States in Baton Rouge for training, business meetings, and fraternalism. Any event like this takes an army of volunteers behind the scenes to make the event perfect and our Louisiana FOP team did just that. We would like to thank executive board members Tiger Folks, Dawn Powell, Jim G...

Stay Connected-Week of February 27
We know the season of Carnival is strenuous for many of our members across Louisiana. Controlling the chaos is what we do best!!!! Hold the line and STAY SAFE!!!! Connected Episode 8 The Louisiana FOP Podcast Connected has just launched Episode 8.  It discusses officer wellness and how to seek help when you need it.  Take a LISTEN. Do you have legal defense?  You should!!! Click for more information or contact Legal Plan Chairman Jim Gallagher. Legislative...

Stay Connected-Week of February 13
Louisianafop.com ♦ Join Today ♦ Social Legislative Session The 2022 Regular Legislative Session is just around the corner. The session convenes on Monday, March 14 and will adjourn no later than June 6. Legislation is being tracked by the legislative committee. We will publish the legislative guide as the session start day draws closer. From Greenwood Lodge #49 Overnight, Sr. Ofc. Harris was on patrol when he received a phone call that his home was on fire. Sr. Ofc. Harris'...

Stay Connected-Week of January 31
Louisianafop.com ♦ Join Today ♦ Social Louisiana FOP Winter Board Meeting This Saturday the Louisiana Fraternal Order of Police Board of Trustees met in Baton Rouge. The agenda covered several topics including the upcoming legislative session and officer wellness.When Vice President Gibson became the National Trustee in Indianapolis this created a vacancy for 1st Vice President. The Executive Board made a recommendation to the Board of Trustees to fill vacancies on the Board.The appo...

Mid South Tornado Response
The National Fraternal Order of Police has issued a call for volunteers to the Mid South Torando disaster team.  See the National FOP statement below. National Disaster Area Response Activation The National FOP Disaster Area Response Team (DART) has been activated and will be deploying to Mayfield, Kentucky in the next 24-48 hours to provide rehab to the first responders in the community and remediation to first responders' homes. This is still in the preliminary stages, so informatio...

Episode 7 of Connected-Use of Force in Today's Law Enforcement
Episode 7 of "Connected" addresses issues of Use of Force in today's landscape of law enforcement in Louisiana. Co-hosting this episode with President Darrell Basco is Louisiana FOP General Counsel Donovan Livaccari. Their guests are Kerry Najolia former Chief of Orleans Levee Police and academy instructor from Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office. Also, David Basnes is a New Orleans based attorney specializing in Use of Force cases. They discuss changes and ideas about use of force....whe...

Constitutional Amendment 4 and State Supplemental Pay
Constitutional Amendment 4 and State Supplemental Pay We want to make the membership aware of Constitutional Amendment #4 (CA #4) on the upcoming November 13 ballot and it's effect on state supplemental pay. CA #4 would “Allow the transfer of more dedicated funds to fix a state budget deficit.” State supplemental pay is one of the “dedicated funds” that could be tapped to fix a budget deficit. Currently, state supplemental pay is protected by the Constitution and can be cut ...

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