Chapter 257, P.L. 1955,
established the Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) category as a special
group of the Public Employees' Retirement System. The LEO group
is eligible for enhanced retirement benefits not available to
regular PERS members, as outlined in
Fact Sheet #46, LEO: Law Enforcement Officers and the Public
Employees' Retirement System.
For additional information
about the pension and benefits associated with a Public Employees'
Retirement System (PERS) membership, members may consult the PERS
Member Handbook. In addition, the PERS
Law Enforcement Officers (LEO) Addendum provides
information about membership and benefits specific for PERS LEO