Become A Member

Apply for Membership to the
Honor Legion of the NYPD

The Honor Legion is composed of members of the Police Department, City of New York, and is comprised of all ranks who since 1900 have received Departmental Recognition and have been awarded medals for deeds of valor performed at imminent risk of life or who have been commended for acts at personal risk, and who are entitled to wear the insignia of the Department, Heros of the Finest. It recognizes no rank. It is a force within a force, a tower of strength to combat evil, an inspiration from within, a beacon of hope for the weak, a leaven for good. Its tenets; self-respect, courage, loyalty and devotion to duty.

Become an Honorary Member

Historically, Honorary Honor Legion Memberships are granted to persons who greatly contribute to the good & welfare of the Honor Legion, Widows & Orphans Fund & Scholarship Fund via philanthropy, volunteerism, or other exemplary notable service to the Honor Legion or the greater NYPD & NYC Communities.