LAPSEN is pleased to announce the opportunity for law and public safety students to be recognized by applying to join the new National Law & Public Safety Honors Society (NLPSHS). As the NLPSHS grows we hope to offer special opportunities, add scholarships and help students with finding post-secondary options. Our Executive Council wanted to provide our students with an organization that acknowledges their efforts and talents.
Motto: Honors student of today, hero of tomorrow
Member Challenge: Honoris - Integritas - Fortitudio
Symbol: Gavel for justice, sword for enforcement, axe for public safety surrounded by the laurels of success
Minimum Criteria for Membership
90 on a numeric scale or a 3.5 GPA in all Law & Public Safety courses
80 on a numeric scale or a 2.5 GPA overall for all coursework
Recommendation of their current or previous Law & Public Safety instructor
Completed at least 1.5 units of Law & Public Safety coursework
No serious disciplinary actions (resulting in ISS or OSS) in the last year
Frameable certificate of membership delivered in a sealed envelope
Honor Student Today, Hero Tomorrow bumper sticker
NLPSHS seal sticker
About 3 months before graduation, members may order graduation cords.
Blue/Black – Law Enforcement, Security
Red/Yellow – Fire, EMS & Dispatch
Gold – Law, Legal Services
To review our membership brochure - Click Here
To download the application - Click Here
If you have any questions about membership you can Email us
Brochure & Application
Local schools can choose to organize NLPSHS chapters. These are not required for students to join, but rather may be something a local instructor may wish to initiate. We welcome programs to start chapters at no cost and with no initiation fee.
To inquire about starting a chapter - Email us