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.
WACOPS AND WASHINGTON FOP REACT TO DEADLY FORCE BILL ACTION
On the final day of the 2018 Legislative Session, combination legislation encompassing two separate bills were passed: Initiative 940 and HB 3003. The combination of these bills allows the Washington State Legislature to honor the State Constitution as it relates to initiatives to the Legislature, while recognizing the cooperation among interest groups to find a way to come to agreement on the issues at the heart of the initiative.