HOW TO JOIN
ACTIVE  MEMBERSHIP
may become a member of the Fraternal Order of Police.

Constitution and By-Laws of the Fraternal Order of Police - Article 4 (Membership)

Section 1.  
 Any regularly appointed or elected and full-time employed law enforcement officer of the
United States, any state or political subdivision thereof, or any agency may be eligible for membership in
the Fraternal Order of Police, subject to the provisions of this Constitution. No person shall be denied
membership on account of race, religion, color, creed, sex, age, or national origin.

Section 2.   Subject only to the provisions of this Constitution, each state and subordinate lodge shall
be the judge of its membership. Each state and subordinate lodge shall establish requirements for
membership in good standing of its respective membership, which requirements shall not be inconsistent
herewith.
Each local lodge has its own requirements regarding membership
for retired law enforcement officers.

NYS FOP Memorial Lodge 25 allows for retired law enforcement officer to join the Fraternal Order of
Police.
ASSOCIATE  MEMBERSHIP
New York State Fraternal Order of Police Memorial Lodge 25
also provides for Associate Membership in the lodge.

If you do not meet the criteria for Active Membership, are at least 18 years old, and are sponsored by an
Active or Associate Member who is in Good Standing with the Fraternal Order of Police, you may be
eligible for membership in the Robert N. Lucente Memorial Lodge 25.
Any person wishing to apply for membership in the
Robert N. Lucente Memorial Lodge 25
may contact the
Lodge President Robert Guendel at (631) 575-7836
or
Submit an application for membership which can be found in the FORMS section of this site.
Click here to go to FORMS
Robert N. Lucente
Memorial Lodge 25