The Ethical Society of Police was officially founded in 1972, by African-American Police Officers to address race-based discrimination within the community and the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.
Our mission is to improve communication between the police and the community we serve as advocates for equality and police accountability.
The Ethical Society of Police (E.S.O.P.) is an association of St. Louis police officers and civilians whose mission is to bridge communications between the community and the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department (SLMPD). Founded in 1968 by African American police officers to address racial biases within the SLMPD, the E.S.O.P. works to improve: community/police relations, develop policies and programs to reduce crime, elevate the status of minority civilians and police officers, encourage greater minority employment by law enforcement agencies, and increase professionalism in law enforcement. Membership is open to all races and includes 250 law enforcement professionals employed by the City of St. Louis.
4901 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis (MO), 63108, United States