is open to any sworn, full-time or retired law enforcement
officer (peace, police officer) in the United States.
non-law enforcement individuals can join as associate
members and are entitled to all of the same benefits of
law enforcement members (with the exception of voting
& Social Networking
Lodge #317 has more than one thousand members from different
agencies and departments. The lodge has several meetings
and events throughout the year. Lodge #317 also has a
reputation as one of the most active and largest lodges
in New York.
Death & Dismemberment Insurance
Members in good standing who have joined prior to the
age of 63 and whose names are on file with the New York
State Lodge are eligible to receive a $10,000 benefit
until the age of 70. The benefit is reduced to $5,000
after the age of 70. Coverage applies on or off the job.
(* Please note - If you are late with a renewal after
the age of 63, the insurance company will NOT renew your
life insurance benefit.)
Aid Death Benefit (Non-accidental death or dismemberment)
An active member's beneficiary is eligible to receive
a $750 benefit until the member's age of 63. At age 63,
the benefit is reduced to $250.
A service designed to maximize your savings on home, auto,
and other insurance needs.
State FOP Lodge & Lodge #317 Scholarships
Scholarships are awarded annually from both the NYS Lodge
& Lodge #317 to member's children. An application
for the Lodge #317 Scholarship fund is available on this
website (see above). (Please contact the NYS
Fraternal Order Of Police Official Website for
information about their available scholarships.)
Admission to Major Medical Centers
Priority status is offered at world renowned
Deborah Heart & Lung, Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
and Nassau University Medical Center.
#317 Stork Club
Qualified members of Lodge #317 who have
a newborn child or grandchild, or adopt a child under
the age of 18, may apply for a gift card($50). (Please
note - you must be current on your membership dues.
Lapses in membership may preclude eligibility.)
York State FOP License Plate Program
Members are eligible to order exclusive New York
State FOP license plates designed to show your fellow
officers and other members that you are a proud member
of the FOP. (Application is available on the NYS
Fraternal Order Of Police Official Website.)
& Service Discounts
FOP members enjoy discounts on a wide variety of goods
and services offered locally, statewide and nationally.
Some examples include: home alarm systems, gun safety
locks, cellular phones, car care, food discount cards,
vision services, financial services and much more! (Please
contact us for further information about these and other