Membership Information and FAQs
Who can be a Police Unity Tour Member?
Membership to this organization shall be open to all full or part time law enforcement officers, whether active or retired. Civilians 18 years of age or older, who are employed or affiliated with law enforcement agencies and related organizations or possess specific training or skills required to safely and effectively assist the organization may apply. These requirements include, but are not limited to: dispatchers, first aid personnel, doctors,nurses,lawyers,mechanics (automobile & bicycle) and members of organizations such as the Concerns of Police Survivors, Domestic Violence Response Teams.
What are the Ride Dates?
Chapter I leaves New Jersey on May 9th and arrives in Washington DC on May 12th. The Candlelight Vigil is on May 13th.
How much does it cost to participate?
Each member, rider and support, must raise a minimum of $1750.00. New riders and support are required to have $500.00 in sponsorships in within 30 days of their acceptance into the Police Unity Tour. All donations are tax deductible.
What safety equipment do I need to participate?
All riders must wear a helmet and eye protection at all times.
What do I need to wear while on the Police Unity Tour?
All riders must wear a PUT jersey everyday and black riding shorts/pants.
All support personnel must wear a blue support shirt everyday and black shorts/pants.