To protect the rights of widows and orphans of deceased members;
To associate as sworn officers who are employed to enforce the laws of the state;
To devise ways and means of promoting the best interests of the members of the UHPA;
To seek enactment into law measures relating to the association;
To provide a method of representation of the interest of the membership before such boards, commissions, department heads, or legislative bodies or other persons or groups as may be necessary to further the goals set by the association.