John Slaughter, former president of the Fraternal Order of Police Kingman Lodge No. 16, administers the oath of office to the 2017 newly elected FOP officers during a ceremony Wednesday. From the left are Slaughter, President David Admire, State Trustee Pat Saturnino-Mullen, Vice President Sam Ruiz, Treasurer James Murkowski, Secretary Kevin Nowicki and Chaplin Ray Cullison. The FOP is a fraternal organization consisting of sworn law enforcement officers in the United States. It reports a membership of more than 325,000 members. The organization attempts to improve the working conditions of law enforcement officers and the safety of those they serve through education, legislation, information, community involvement, and employee representation.