The State Lodge was formed in 1954 and is proud to be New Mexico’s largest and one of the oldest law enforcement organizations. We boast a membership of approximately 2,000 active members, organized in 13 lodges throughout the state.

The Fraternal Order of Police has always been and remains today, actively involved in protecting the interests and welfare of law enforcement officers and their families. The F.O.P. Legislative Program led the way in the creation and passage of the Officers Bill of Rights and the passage of the Collective Bargaining Act; The Police Officers survivors Benefit of $50,000.00, which goes to the survivors of police officers killed in the line of duty; was passed in 1995...

Fallen Officers

  • Juncos Municipal Police Department (PR)
    on March 21, 2018 at 5:16 pm

    Police Officer Andres Laza-Caraballo was shot and killed while intervening in a shooting incident while off duty at approximately 1:30 pm. He was patronizing a barber shop on Calle Emilia Príncipe... […]

  • Marin County Sheriff's Office (CA)
    on March 15, 2018 at 10:10 pm

    Deputy Sheriff Ryan Zirkle was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 1, north of Point Reyes Station, while responding to a 911 hangup call shortly after 12:00 am. His vehicle... […]

How you can help

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Latest News

Announcements from All New Mexico Lodges

Albuquerque Lodge No. 01
May 20, 2017

Raffle Prizes Wanted

Albuquerque Lodge No. 01
May 19, 2017

Great opportunity for a NM department.

New Mexico State Lodge
May 15, 2017

National Peace Officers Memorial Service

Albuquerque Lodge No. 01
May 15, 2017

36th Annual National Peace Officer’s Memorial