PURPOSE OF ORGANIZATION
The purposes of the Association are: professional, benevolent, educational, charitable, civic, patriotic, and fraternal. Specifically, the purposes of the Association are:
(a) To improve and enhance professionalism of the Department and individuals;
(b) To preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members;
(c) To improve the wages, hours of work, job security, working and living conditions of its members and its members’ families and others;
(d) To promote the health, security, economic, cultural, legislative, educational, social, political, and recreational interests of its members and its members’ families and others;
(e) To defend and extend democratic institutions, procedures, civil rights and liberties of its members and all others; and
(f) To maintain true allegiance and faith in the laws of the State of Texas and the constitution of the United States of America.