In case of
Death or Serious Illness of an Active or Retired Member of the Force, or for other assistance needs, have the following information available, as ppropriate:

Employee Number Date of Retirement

Date of Appointment Retirement Number

Social Security Number Command assigned to

Date of Death and Arrangements, if available.

Death Notification Procedure: Notification should be made to:

Central Police Desk (24 hrs.) – They will notify all PA police commands, unions and clergy.

PA Employee Benefits (during business hours) – They will help guide you regarding other

contacts and procedures.

Notification to retirees can be made via email for those who subscribe through the following:

o Signal 8-2 [buckslip@prodigy.net]

o PAPD Google Group [papd@googlegroups.com]

Central Police Desk (201) 239-3500 Deferred Compensation (800) 422-8463

PA Employee Benefits (212) 435-2870 Social Security (800) 772-1213

NYS Retirement System (866) 805-0990 Retired Police Association (516) 294-4488

Albany, NY (local number) (518) 474-7736 XCEL Federal Credit Union (800) 284-8663

Police Special Services Unit * (201) 239-3590

(Family may request Police escort, pall bearers and ceremonial unit to participate in funeral)

Other Useful Numbers Personal Contacts

EZ-Pass (PA) (800) 333-8655 Family or Friend to Assist in Emergency

United Healthcare (877) 259-1391

Met Life: Dental (888) 727-2317

Express Scripts (800) 467-2006 Clergy

Nat’l Vision Administrators (800) 672-7723

Veterans Benefits (800) 827-1000 Attorney

Prudential Life Ins. (800) 778-3827

Funeral Home

Keep this document in a secure place, accessible to you and your family.