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POR Handbook, Information about Optional Benefits Payment, Agreement and Revocation Forms, Information contained in this section includes:

  • POR Board Meeting agenda: (.pdf)

January 26, 2015New

  • POR Annual Acturarial Valuation Report
    FY 2013 POR Annual Valuation
    FY 2012 POR Annual Valuation

  • POR Handbook is a detailed description about the rules and regulations of the Peace Officers' Retirement (POR) System. Complete with a section of most common questions and answers, the POR handbook is a must for a retired or soon to be retired officer. This handbook was revised in accordance with law changes of the 80th General Assembly, 2004 Session.  Iowa Code Chapter 97A and Administrative Rules regulate the Peace Officers' Retirement, Accident and Disability Stytem.
  • Optional Benefits. This site offers commonly asked questions and forms for optional retirement. The Peace Officers' Retirement System offers several alternative benefit packages which may be selected in lieu of the standard service retirement benefits. The POR Handbook offers a brief explanation of each option.
  • These forms my be downloaded and sent to the address below:

    Peace Officers' Retirement System
    Administrative Services Division
    Iowa Department of Public Safety
    215 East 7th Street, 4th Floor
    Des Moines, IA 50319

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Email us at: or Contact our retirement benefits officer at (515)725-6248  for questions or additional information regarding the Iowa Department of Public Safety Peace Officers' Retirement, Accident and Disability System.


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