Get Involved

Whether you volunteer to build leadership skills, add to your resume or give back to the profession, CPOA relies on you to help support the law enforcement community. Whichever way you choose to get involved, CPOA is committed to providing you with a meaningful experience.

Here’s what some CPOA volunteers have gained through their involvement:

“CPOA reaches out to everybody and gives everybody the opportunity to be involved and have a voice.”
Lieutenant Wes Herman, Citrus Heights Police Department

“CPOA exposed me to different opportunities that I wouldn’t have had both in networking with other professionals, and also being active in the public policy decisions and really shaping the future of law enforcement in the state.”
Chief  (Ret.) Sandra Spagnoli, Beverly Hills Police Department

Volunteering is easy!

  • Explore the paths below and pick which best fits your needs.
  • Click the words “Sign Up” next to the opportunity that you are interested in.
  • Have fun working with new connections on projects dedicated to building leadership in law enforcement.

Board of Directors 

Guide the future of California law enforcement and become involved with CPOA’s Board of Directors. We are now accepting board nominations for the 2023 – 2024 year. Click here to learn more about serving as a CPOA Board Member.


CPOA has various committees, each of them being an integral and pivotal part of making today’s law enforcement the best they can be.  Click here to view available opportunities.


CPOA is divided into 12 regions, with each region having its own regional board, officers and committees. Click here to learn how you can serve your region.

Questions? Contact us at 916-263-0541 or at