The Fraternal Order of Police Arizona Labor Council, through its agreement with the National FOP Labor Services Division, offers professional services to FOP labor entities.
The Fraternal Order of Police was founded in 1915 to fight for the salaries and benefits of police officers. With nearly a century of experience and exclusive representation of law enforcement officers, the National Fraternal Order of Police Labor Services Division provides the most comprehensive services available to ensure that no officer goes to the bargaining table alone.
The FOP is the world's largest and most successful law enforcement union. No one has more experience or negotiates more police labor contracts than the FOP. No one has a deeper understanding or appreciation for the issues that are faced on the job and at the bargaining table. The FOP offers the most successful and wide ranging labor services for law enforcement officers in the country.
The FOP provides a wide range of services from training members to negotiating contracts. In addition, the FOP assists in working with public officials who determine your hours, wages, terms and conditions of employment. We continue to represent our members throughout the term of the contract.
The Labor Services Division is staffed by full-time professionals who provide highly skilled services to FOP labor entities. Our staff includes experienced veterans in the field of Law Enforcement employment relations. These representatives are available to travel extensively throughout the country to assist members, answer members' questions, and to provide information and advice.
The Labor Services Division stands ready to provide you with the resources you need. FOP members have worked through thousands of labor situations. The Labor Services Division has access to the collective knowledge of more than 330,000 law enforcement professionals.
- Contract Administration
- Contract Negotiations
- Local and State Political Action
- Obtain Right to Bargain
- Other labor services
The FOP Labor Information System Database provides members instant access to current information on labor issues, contracts, arbitrations, and negotiations. This information is essential for collective bargaining and discussions on hours, wages, terms, and other conditions of employment. This system makes lodges and other labor entities dramatically more effective at improving the quality of life of our members.
Visit www.fop.net/labor/subscription.shtml for subscription and access information.
- Searchable copies of law enforcement contracts
- Compensation calculations for officers
- Charts and graphs for presentations
- Tools for FLSA compliance
- Jurisdictional comparisons of demographics Information about government employers
- Grievance management tracking
- Electronic membership system
- Free email service for all members
Success at the bargaining table is achieved through experience, strength, and knowledge. The FOP has the state-of-the-art labor research system. The seasoned professionals of the National FOP Labor Services provide in-depth research, data, and intelligence for negotiators, resulting in the best contract results for our members.
- Contract, wage, and benefit comparisons
- Professional experience and knowledge of federal, state, and local laws
- Current case law on fitness, overtime, safety, etc.
- Scholarly research on shift work, mortality, etc.
- Access comprehensive law enforcement statistics