On the day of his Inauguration, President Donald J. Trump stent a strong message the Law Enforcement Community and the rest of the Nation.
"One of the fundamental rights of every American is to live in a safe community. A Trump Administration will empower our law enforcement officers to do their jobs and keep our streets free of crime and violence.
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The 2017 WAFOP Legislative visits and reception event is in coming together. We will be partnering with WACOPS for joint training, visits and the reception. By doing this we show solidarity to the elected officials, build partnerships with WACOPS and save some money.
We will be holding the events on January 18 and 19th 2017.
On the campaign trail, Donald Trump declared himself the “law and order candidate,” and said at the Republican convention that “the crime and violence that today afflicts our nation will soon come to an end. Beginning on January 20th, 2017, safety will be restored.”
But can a president have an impact on crime and the local police who fight it.
The legislature is considering the merger of the LEOFF 1 retirement system with the TRS 1 system in an effort to save money. Concurrently, they are also considering merging LEOFF 1 with LEOFF 2. As required by law, the Office of the Actuary has put out a survey for stakeholder input. If you are a LEOFF 1 or LEOFF 2 participant, we encourgage you to provide your input.