1965 Chicago Avenue Riverside, CA 92507 (951) 784-1034

Riverside POA

The Riverside Police Officers’ Association is dedicated to promoting and protecting members’ rights through strong representation and to improve their safety and quality of life. The RPOA is committed to improving and sustaining its local community and reaches out to their community with both volunteer support and financial assistance.

Welcome to Riverside Police Officers' Association

Welcome to our website! The members of the Riverside Police Officers' Association are proud to serve and protect the citizens of our city. The Association was founded back in 1935 with the objective of maintaining a relief fund for the protection, care, and relief of its members. Since its founding 83 years ago, the objectives of the Association have expanded.

Recognizing the importance of maintaining a close relationship with the community we serve, members of our Association reach out to improve and sustain our community with both volunteer support and financial assistance.

Join us as we make our city a better place to live. The RPOA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Latest News

  • Lost In The Sauce BBQ trailer at it again!
    Free concert in the park at Fairmount Park...  The RPOA Assistance Fund is out with the BBQ trailer yet again working to raise money for our 501c3 to benefit the following: Officers killed or injured in the line of duty. Local Youth...
  • The Assistance Fund is at again!
    The RPOA President, Board Member Jason Alter and RPOA General Member Jeff Putnam are at Greer Ranch in Murrieta!  We were invited to their monthly food truck event held at their clubhouse.  We were asked to provide our standard BBQ menu...
  • Fundraiser for Blake!
    Blake B, who has Autism, suffered a tragic accident on Sunday 05-09-21 where he passed away. We are helping gather funds for burial expenses since his family has extremely limited resources. Blake would have been 5 years old next month. Blake...

Mission Statement


The Riverside Police Officers’ Association is dedicated to promoting and protecting members’ rights through strong representation and improving their safety and quality of life. The RPOA is committed to improving and sustaining its local community and reaches out to their community with both volunteer support and financial assistance.

The Riverside Police Officers’ Association is built upon a foundation of unity, integrity and leadership. Our purpose is to provide the highest quality and most effective representation for our members and to ensure that their interests and safety are protected. We will be a leader and active participant in labor issues on the local, state and national levels and shall provide a credible and effective voice in the legislative and political arenas. The Riverside Police Officers’ Association will perform in a manner that brings credit to and reflects favorably upon professional law enforcement and the community that our members serve.

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