We are a not-for-profit labor organization for
Special Police and Security Officers in the United
States of America, incorporated, in Washington,
operating under Section 501(c)(5) of the Internal
President's 2023 Labor Day Message
Labor Day is coming up, and sadly, it brings the end to summer, but more importantly, it is the day we celebrate the workers of America.
Those of us who get up each day and provide products and services for each other and do so to ensure a decent life for our families.
The officers and the board appreciate each one of you that, in the course of doing your job, you provide safety and security to those that you interact with each day, although very few realize what you have done for them. Read more ...
"Our thoughts and prayers for PSO
Wallace and his Family for a speedy and complete
UFSPSO Announces Death of
President Emeritus Ralph M. Purdy
With great sadness, we announce
that Ralph M. Purdy, President Emeritus of UFSPSO, has
passed away after a long illness.
The entire police and security
union family mourns this visionary leader's loss and
extends our deepest sympathies to his wife, Karen, and
the Purdy family. Ralph was a larger-than-life figure
who brought his remarkable passion, experience, and
energy to every endeavor and was a tireless advocate
for police and security officers throughout the United
Due to current COVID-19
restrictions, services will be private.
We are please to announce the
relocation of our office
If you are a
Special Police Officer or Security Guard concerned
with gaining the higher wages, better benefits and job
security that comes from being a Union Member, please
To promote the welfare
of our members, including greater acknowledging of
their professionalism, betterment of working
conditions and financial security for the
individual members and their dependents; to
endorse, support and propose legislation
beneficial to our members and oppose any
legislation contrary to the members' mutual
well-being and financial security.
"In our glorious
fight for Civil Rights, we must guard against
being fooled by false slogans such as
'RIGHT TO WORK.' It
provides no rights and no work. Its
purpose is to destroy Labor Unions and the
freedom of Collective Bargaining ... we demand
this fraud be stopped." Speaking on
right to work laws in 1961..... Martin Luther King,