The federally trademarked “Safe Cop” organizational license plate program is available to current NPDF Law Enforcement and Associate Members. There is a onetime DMV fee required to apply and you must maintain your membership every year to retain the plates. Safe Cop license plates are not sold to the general public and are not available at the DMV.

You must submit the required DMV application to the NPDF at the address noted below where your membership will be verified. Please attach a copy of your driver’s license and current vehicle registration to confirm the registrant is a NPDF Member. Once the NPDF approves the application, it’s forwarded to the DMV. You will receive the new registration and “Safe Cop” plates in the mail. The process can take anywhere from 4 to 6 weeks.


National Police Defense Foundation
Membership Processing Center
PO Box 318
Englishtown, NJ 07726

The NPDF is proud to offer members NPDF organizational license plates in Pennsylvania. Donors are eligible to become associate members and apply for these license plates.

The DMV fee is $50 for regular plates and $150 for personalized plates.

Click here to download the PA DMV application. Complete the DMV application and mail to us with the proper payment. You must have at least 3 months left before expiration on your current registration. No faxes can be accepted. If you have any DMV questions please call the NPDF office at 732-617-2330 or email at

If you have a leased vehicle Form MV-1L “Application for Lessee Information” (available on website; must be downloaded, filled out and returned to the NPDF along with the application.