Affiliate and Specialization Associations


Washington State Narcotic Investigators Association  -

Washington Homicide Investigators Association -

Washington School Safety Organization -

North American Motor Officers Association -

Washington State Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors Association -

Washington State Tactical Officers Association -

Washington State Police Canine Association -

Northwest Gang Investigators Association -

Washington State Search and Rescue Coordinators Association -

Western States Hostage Negotiators' Association -

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Behind the Badge Foundation is asking for nominations from WACOPS members for the Frank Kampsen Community Spirit Award.

The Frank Kampsen Community Spirit Award is presented to an individual or business that has risen above and beyond to assist or contribute to the planning of a Line of Duty Death Law Enforcement Memorial Service.

The award may also acknowledge an individual or business that has supported the Foundation or the programs of the Foundation.

This award is typically presented annually at the Washington State Law Enforcement Memorial Ball and Auction. This year’s event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Seattle Hilton Airport and Conference Center.

To make a nomination, please do so in writing by e-mail or US mail.

Send the nomination via e-mail to or to the Foundation office no later than Friday, March 10, 2017.

Behind the Badge Foundation
22525 SE 64th Pl. #140
Issaquah, WA  98027

Entry deadline is Friday, March 10, 2017.