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The PSOB Program collaborates with the Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) to provide peer support, counseling services, and assistance to survivors, agencies, and injured officers throughout the review of their PSOB applications and claims.

Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.)
Phone: (573) 346-4911

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF)
Phone: (301) 447-1365

Claim Resources

Reviewing PSOB Claims

Dale Long PSOB Improvements Act of 2012

Notice to Claimants: Protocol for Determining PSOB Claims Involving 9/11 Exposure (April 6, 2016)

Language Assistance

Language Access (Acceso al Idioma)

Archived Resources

Attorney General Eric Holder Announces Improvements to the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program (U.S. Department of Justice Press Release, May 15, 2013)

Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program: Final Rule (Federal Register, Vol. 78, No. 97, May 20, 2013)

Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Program: Final Rule: Amending definition of "Spouse" (Federal Register, Vol. 79, No. 120, June 23, 2014)