P.O. BOX 3097
York, PA 17402
President - Matt Emig
Secretary -  Donald E. Hopple Jr
Chaplain - Rev. Thomas Shelley
Next Meeting Monday October 12, 2015  @ 6:30 PM 
At the Viking Club 
N. Adams St in West York
*(Click here for map)


Our Lodge in the NEWS





Court Of Valor Dedication at Prospect Hill Cemetery






State President Les Neri Elected 2nd Vice President National FOP at 62nd National Conference
Swearing in of new Officers at National Conference (Les Neri @ extreme right of picture)
Fop Sponsored State Wide Police Pension is House Bill 32

The Police Pension Bill will has been introduced as HB 32  in this legislative session. For some of you this is very good news others it does nothing but it will not adversely affect any current officers. This only affects NEW hires unless the bargaining unit agrees to change to the new system.



Link to Police Pension House Bill 32


Link to Quick Comparison Chart of Pensions





The York County Lodge of the Fraternal Order of Police Number 73 membership consists of Police or other law enforcement officers living or working in York County, with the exception of York City and Hanover Borough which are served by other lodges. 



Meetings are held the second Monday of each month. 


Active Membership

ARTICLE III Membership

Section 1.  Any full time police officer employed by any Borough, Township, or Regional Police Commission in the County of York or any regularly appointed and full time employed Police Officer or Deputy Sheriff of the County of York, Law Enforcement Agent of the Federal Government, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or the Pennsylvania State Police shall be eligible for membership, subject to the provisions of the Constitution and By-Laws of the Order.  No person shall be denied membership on account of Race, Creed, Color, Sex or National Origin. Section 4.  No person shall be eligible for membership in this lodge while being a member of any other lodge nor shall any person be eligible for membership if the person is delinquent or suspended by another state or lodge for any reason until such delinquency or suspension has been lifted.  Application must be signed by two Active members to recommend applicant.


Associate Members

Any citizen of good character who supports the goals of the FOP may be an associate member. Associate member applications require the signatures of two active lodge members and a PA State Police Record check.




Chaplains Corner

 History Page





American Legion Youth Week 2015 LODGE 73 Range 

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Range Schedule  2016

Range Schedule  2015


Range Reservations


Range Rules


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District Courts


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District Court 19-3-01


Other Law Enforcement Links

Law Enforcement Right To Carry Law FAQ


Police Heritage Museum


MPOETC: Retired Officers Right to Carry 


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Pa. Police Officer, Boy Become Lunch Buddies News On Dec 10, 2014


See the whole story here:

York Police chaplain strings blue lights for slain officers

Credit York Dail Record

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York Police chaplain strings blue lights for slain officers - YDR