FOP Lodge 89

HB100 Retirement Pension Tax Subtraction Modification

Due to several requests we are putting this information out again and giving you the ability to read the law. On April 18, 2017 the Governor signed HB100.This bill gives retired officer’s 55 or older that live in Maryland a pension income tax subtraction modification in the amount of $15,000. We h

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FOP89 FALLEN HEROE’S MEMORIAL BRICK’S

FOP Lodge 89 is creating a Heroes’ Walk at our Fallen Heroes’ Memorial. You can now purchase a brick for the walk which can be engraved with a personalized message. See the link below for a copy of the brochure which has full details and ordering information.FOP89-Brick-BrochureTo go directly to t

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Tax Subtraction for Active Officers

Beginning January 1, 2016, “law enforcement officers” can claim an income tax subtraction modification for the first $5,000 of income earned if:The section below is taken directly from the Maryland State Comptroller Website. Frequently Asked Questions About Income TaxLink to section on website30. W

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LEOSA date notifications

The Range asked us to pass on that their will be an added LEOSA training on February 13 at 1500 hours. Also, the March 14th date is full. Time will be 1600 due to the change to Daylight Savings Time.Lt. Baden is waiting for OIT to get his desk phone set up so he can put a message on it, but at thi

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Results of the Contract Ratification Vote

The result of the Contract Ratification Vote was, 507 for the contract and 19 against the contract. The ratification passed by a majority of votes cast. The Contract will now move to the County Council for approval in the form or a bill and a resolution. We will keep the membership informed of the

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Contract at a glance information

The contract at a glance information is on the members section of the website for those members that were unable to attend the meetings at the Lodge. Please read over the information and contact us if you have any questions. The vote for bargaining unit members for the ratification of the contract

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Governor Hogan Stops by FOP Lodge 89

Governor Hogan stopped by FOP Lodge 89 today to speak with members and to offer his condolences on the loss of our Brother, Jacai Colson #3693. The members were grateful that the Governor took the time out of his busy schedule to come by and show his support and gratitude to the men and women of th

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Line of Duty Death of POFC Jacai D. Colson #3693

It is with deep sorrow that FOP Lodge 89 announces the Line of Duty Death of POFC Jacai D. Colson #3693. POFC Colson is the 29th Officer to make the ultimate sacrifice for the safety of the citizens of Prince George’s County. See the President’s Post in reference to this tragic and unprovoked atta

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2016 Prince George’s County Scholarship Fund Opportunity

See link below for the Prince George’s County Scholarship Fund document. This is for your use if your child is a graduating senior (Of Any High School) this school year. As a sworn or retired officer, your child is eligible to interview for the FOP Lodge 89 scholarship award. If your child is gra

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National Law Enforcement Day

NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT APPRECIATION DAYJanuary 9, 2016 2015 was a very tough year for Law Enforcement. 129 Law Enforcement Officers made the ultimate sacrifice protecting their communities. Socially, Law Enforcement Officers were often characterized as less than the noble warriors they are, protec

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