Links and Resources

  • New York State Police

    The New York State Police. Proudly serving since 1917. 

    To Serve, Protect and Defend the People While Preserving the Rights and Dignity of All

    The New York State Police works to ensure the safety of the state's roadways, prevent and investigate crime, prepare for and respond to emergencies and disasters and provide support to other law enforcement agencies.

    New York State Police Website

    New York State Health Insurance Program

    NYSHIP Online provides information on the New York State Health Insurance Program for State and Local Government for active employees. If you are a retiree, please visit NYSHIP Online for Retirees. In order to provide you with targeted information about your benefits, you will need to select your group (negotiating unit) and health insurance plan when prompted. If you are a New York State Active Employee and unsure of your group, our Enrollee Group Wizard will ask you a series of questions in order to determine which group you should select.

    NYSHIP Website

    New York State Department of Civil Service

    The New York State Department of Civil Service website contains information on health, dental and vision benefits.

    NYS Department of Civil Service

    New York State Police Investigators Surgeons Program

    The Official Professional Medical Organization of the New York State Police Investigators Association.

    NYSPIA Surgeons Group Website

    New York State Comptroller

    The New York State Comptroller is the State's chief fiscal officer who ensures that State and local governments use taxpayer money effectively and efficiently to promote the common good.

    New York State Comptroller Website

    New York State Public Employment Relations Board

    Information pertaining to PERB and labor relations as well as the Taylor Law.

    NYS PERB Website

    Governor’s Office of Employee Relations

    As the Governor's representative in employee relations matters, the Governor's Office of Employee Relations (GOER):

    • Negotiates, implements, and administers collective bargaining agreements
    • Provides advice and technical assistance to managers, supervisors, and human resource professionals related to personnel rules, regulations, policies, and contract administration issues
    • Ensures compensation and benefit programs for State employees are cost-effective
    • Offers training and development programs designed to increase the competency of the State workforce
    • Plans for a changing workplace in partnership with the unions and the Department of Civil Service
    • Promotes and maintains a safe and healthy workforce

    Governor's Office of Employee Relations

    New York State Assembly

    The New York State Assembly official website

    New York State Assembly website

    Official New York State Senate

    The official New York State Senate website

    New York State Senate Website

    Official Website of New York State

    New York State Website

    State and Local Government Website

    The State and Local Government Internet directory provides convenient one-stop access to the websites of thousands of state agencies and city and county governments.

    Official State and Local Government Website

    New York’s Flexible Spending Account Website

    The Flex Spending Account (FSA) is a negotiated benefit for State employees. There are two parts to the FSA -- the Dependent Care Advantage Account (DCAAccount) and the Health Care Spending Account (HCSAccount). Both are types of flexible spending accounts that give you a way to pay for your dependent care or health care expenses with pre-tax dollars.

    Click here to visit the NYS Flexible Spending Website

    New York State AFL-CIO

    The New York State AFL-CIO is a federation of 3,000 affiliated public sector, private sector, and building trade unions throughout the state, representing 2.5 million members, retirees and their families. Our members live and work in every community in our state, and reflect the diversity that makes New York great. New York State AFL-CIO

    International Union of Police Association

    The International Union of Police Associations is the only AFL-CIO union chartered exclusively for law enforcement and law enforcement support personnel.

    International Union of Police Association

    The AFL-CIO affiliation places I.U.P.A. in a position of strength within the labor movement. While I.U.P.A.’s officers, active and retired law enforcement officers, fight to improve the lives of their brothers and sisters in law enforcement, I.U.P.A. works to improve legislation that protects and affects public safety officers, as well as representing the needs of law enforcement officers and support personnel, whether that be for better equipment, more staff or a fair wage.

    Union Plus

    Union Plus benefits, offered by Union Privilege, serve the interests of today's working families. The Union Plus brand promises the value, quality service and cost-savings that union members deserve.

    Union Plus

    Freedom Mortgage

    Freedom Mortgage offers our membership the opportunity to deal directly with a multi-state Direct Lender that not only offers a reduced and competitive interest rate, but also NO junk fees, NO processing fees, NO application fees, NO document prep fees, NO underwriting fees and reduced attorney’s fees, coupled with strong service and underwriting that views the entire financial history of the applicants.

    Freedom Mortgage

    National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund

    Founded in 1984, the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund is dedicated to honoring and remembering the service and sacrifice of law enforcement officers in the United States.

    A nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization headquartered in Washington, DC, the Memorial Fund built and continues to maintain the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial - the nation’s monument to law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. The Memorial Fund is a principal organizer of the National Police Week observance each May and hosts a Candlelight Vigil at the Memorial each May 13th to honor all fallen officers. In addition, the Fund maintains the largest, most comprehensive database of line-of-duty officer deaths, conducts research into officer fatality trends and issues, and serves as an information clearinghouse.

    National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund

    National Cops

    Rebuilding shattered lives of survivors and co-workers affected by line of duty deaths, through partnerships with law enforcement and the community.

    National Cops

    The New York State Department of Corrections

    The New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, guided by the Departmental Mission, is responsible for the confinement and habilitation of approximately 53,000 individuals under custody held at 54 state facilities and 36,000 parolees supervised throughout seven regional offices.

    New York State Department of Corrections