On behalf of the Washington State Fraternal Order of Police, I would like to provide you information on our stance related to I-940 referring to Police Use of Deadly Force. The Washington State Fraternal Order of Police has always believed that I-940, as written, is bad policy. This last legislative session, our organization sat at the table with other Law Enforcement organizations, Legislators from both sides of the aisle, and leaders from De-Escalate Washington to discuss making needed improvements to the Initiative.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Washington State Fraternal Order of Police Hires New Executive Director
The Washington State Fraternal Order of Police is pleased to announce the hire of our new Executive Director Lynnette Buffington.
The Washington State Fraternal Order of Police joins coalition of law enforcement and community groups is united in our support of the legislature’s 2018 passage of historic public safety bills amending law enforcement mandatory training and Washington’s deadly use of force standard.
Please see the attached press release.