United Federation of Special
Police and Security Officers, Inc.
We are a not-for-profit labor organization for Special Police and Security Officers in the United States of America, incorporated, in Washington, D.C., and operating under Section 501(c)(5) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Federations President Honored by NLEOMF
At a star-studded Gala at the Reagan Center in Washington, DC, UFSPSO President Ralph M. Purdy received the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Foundations (NLEOMF) “Lifetime Achievement Award.” Presenting the award -- the Foundations most prestigious -- was former Attorney General, John Ashcroft, the Foundations Chairman.
On hand to help celebrate this great honor was Mrs. Karen Purdy, UFSPSO Executive Director, Chip Strebeck, and VP, Hector Fajardo.
Charles “Chip” Strebeck has been appointed as the Executive Director of the UFSPSO. He will be responsible for the day to day operations of the union, reporting to the President.
Chip has been a labor consultant for the union since February 2012 working with a number of our contracts including Garda , SecTek, United Medical Center and George Washington University Hospital.
Prior to coming with us Chip spent 34 years in armored transportation and private security. He held senior management positions in several companies including Garda Cash Logistics as vice president operations, CDC Armored as executive vice president operations, Servicelink as President and Loomis Armored as Division President.
Jay retired from our California Local 654 two years ago. He was the organizer of this local in San Pedro and Long Beach ports. He was the Chief Steward for approximately ten years.