Calendar of Events
Laws & Rules
Ohio Qualified Information
Links to Other Web Sites
A report recently released by the Buckeye Institute attacks the Deferred Retirement Option Plan (DROP) which has been in place at the Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund (OP&F) since January 2003. The report contains many claims and misrepresentations about the DROP, OP&F and Ohio’s public safety forces.
OP&F has responded to the report with a letter to the Buckeye Institute and correct information in rebuttal to the most flagrant of the errors included in the report. You may read OP&F’s response at the link listed below.
This response has also been shared with statewide news media, who may have questions after reading the Buckeye Institute report.
DROP was designed as a benefit enhancement for OP&F members to save a lump sum of money for retirement and to keep experienced police officers and firefighters on the job. DROP is a popular option for our members, is administered properly and has proven to be a cost-neutral program to OP&F.
For more in depth information click here.
Copyright © 1996-2014 Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund. All Rights Reserved.
Our Mission, Vision, and Values
(614) 228-2975 Local or 1-888-864-8363 Toll-Free - Monday - Friday,
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. E.S.T.
Prudence Integrity Empathy
Securing the future for Ohio's police & firefighters.