Wisconsin Professional Police Association

Serving Wisconsin's Finest Since 1932

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WPPA STAFF ATTORNEY POSITION AVAILABLE

MADISON-BASED, FULL-TIME POSITION

Are you an attorney looking to take your career to the next level while advocating for law enforcement officers? The WPPA invites attorneys of all experience levels to join our esteemed legal team. We are seeking candidates with exceptional communication skills to play a pivotal role in defending the rights and welfare of the dedicated officers that serve communities throughout our state.

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New Law Enacted to Protect & Promote Law Enforcement Funding

The WPPA has been tirelessly lobbying state lawmakers to protect and promote public safety services in Wisconsin. As the state’s largest law enforcement group, we have argued that lawmakers need to make it a budgetary priority in order to combat violent crime and address the statewide law enforcement staffing crisis. On June 20, Gov. Evers signed a bipartisan bill into law to implement a historic and ongoing financial commitment to public safety agencies and the communities they serve.

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WPPA Scores Major Court Victory!

On July 6, 2022, the Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission (WERC) issued a decision dealing with retiree health insurance in Racine that impacts the rights and benefits afforded to law enforcement officers and firefighters throughout the state. The very next day, the WPPA filed an appeal of the decision with the circuit court in Dane County, along with a request that the court issue an order to prevent the WERC decision from being enforced until such time as our appeal can be decided.

On May 4, 2023, the circuit court granted that request.

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The WPPA's News Media Advocacy Since 2020

 

In the aftermath of the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, the WPPA’s advocacy on behalf of law enforcement has been featured broadly in print, television, and radio news media.

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The WPPA Mobile App

For members and staff only, our app is available for download now.

• One-Tap Emergency Hotline

• One-Tap Business Agent Contact

• ELPP Enrollment and Renewal

• News and Issues That Affect You

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The WPPA's
Extended Legal
Protection Plan

The dangers you face on a daily basis are not limited to the streets that you patrol. Increasingly around the country, law enforcement is being targeted by ambitious prosecutors hoping to win political points and opportunistic civil attorneys eager to score quick settlements. Through the WPPA’s Extended Legal Protection Plan, we can provide you with an additional safety net of legal coverage to give you the peace of mind you deserve.

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