Illinois Fraternal Order of Police

The Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), founded over 100 years ago in 1915, is the largest organization of sworn law enforcement officers in the United States. With a proud tradition of officers representing officers, the FOP is also the most respected and most recognized police organization in the country. Additionally, the Illinois FOP is the second largest State Lodge, proudly representing over 33,000 active duty and retired police officers – more than 10 percent of all FOP members nationwide.


Chartered in 1963, is run by a highly dedicated Board of Trustees and staff


Legal defense, peer support, education scholarships, education, training and more


Sponsorship support truly strengthens and encourages those it reaches.


Officers Supporting Officers

You are not alone. If you or an officer you know needs assistance, we are here to help. The Critical Incident Support Team (CIST) is a service of the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police. We here to assist our fellow law enforcement officers in need.

Are You Retired?

After a lifetime of dedicated service and sacrifice, you deserve access to affordable, high-quality health care. That’s why the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has chosen to partner with Aetna.

The Illinois Fraternal Order of Police
Disaster Response Unit

 The Purpose of the Disaster Response Unit is to provide responses to Illinois FOP members, police officers, and their families during times of disaster. Additionally, we intend to provide physical support in temporary repair of their homes and recovery of their property, as well as provide communication services to other family members and counseling services as needed. Feeding officers in need during a disaster will also be possible in many cases.

Illinois Police Officers Pension Fund

Illinois FOP Scholarship

Each year, the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police awards $9,000 in scholarships to college students whose parents are members in good standing. We have selected the winners of this year’s 2020 Illinois Fraternal Order of Police Scholarship.

Project Blue Life

Project Blue Life

Providing police shoot – don’t shoot simulation opportunities to the public and to key community leaders! Project Blue Life – simulating shooting scenarios, complete with video simulators, safe weapons, and also experienced instructors.


For Sale

New for 2020, the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police Foundation Challenge Coins. The cost is $10.00 each or free with a purchase of Gentleman Jack. ALL PROCEEDS also go to the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police Foundation, a 501-C-3 organization. 

Support the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police

Donation & Support

Every day, men and women across this state, and country, put on a uniform. They put on a utility belt. And they put on a bulletproof vest. In the current climate of our nation, that is the most essential thing that that man or woman owns. Above all, they step out the door and they just don’t know if they will be returning to it at the end of their shift.

Support Honoring The Fallen

COVID-19 has caused the cancelation of the solumn Illinois Police Officers Memorial and FOP members and their families need our support more than ever at this time. Any donation $25 or more is eligible to win a Samsung 65″ Class – LED – NU6900-2160p-Smart4K UHD TV with HDR. Donations of Any Size Are Welcome

When – November 12, 2020 @ the State Conference. (Virtual Drawing)

Paypal – Or mail a check to IL FOP Foundation C/O IL FOP State Lodge 4341 Acer Grove Drive, Suite B, Springfield, IL 62711-6344

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Join more than 33,000 full-time, sworn law enforcement professionals who live or work in the state of Illinois.

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