2016 Award Winners
2016 Peace Officer of the Year: Chris Hadlock – Casper PD
2016 Dispatcher of the Year: Alicia Nokes – Rawlins PD
2016 Meritorious Award: Colton Lenz – WHP
2016 Valor Award: Russ Schmitt – DCI
Wyoming Peace Officers Association
Serving Wyoming Since 1923
Giving Our Best For Better Law Enforcement
Welcome to the Wyoming Peace Officers Association
The Wyoming Peace Officers Association was formed and duly constituted an Association in January 1923. It was started by Wyoming Sheriffs. Today the Wyoming Peace Officers Association is made of Peace Officers, Detention Officers, Communication Personnel, Coroners, Probation and Parole, Game Wardens, Correctional Officers, Animal Control and The Wyoming Attorney General.
Our mission is to promote better cooperation in all enforcement problems and thereby guaranteeing more uniform and better law enforcement to the people of Wyoming.
Support Us By Donating Today!
Your contribution helps us serve some 1900 law enforcement personnel representing over 50 law enforcement agencies across Wyoming. We offer them a number of benefits to include academic scholarships, death benefit, and training. We are a nonprofit organization and your donations to WPOA are tax deductible due to our status as 501C3. By contributing to the WPOA, you’ll help ensure that our work continues. Donations can be made through Paypal or sent to: PO Box 1923 Rock Springs, WY 82902