Become A Member

Make CPOA your source, your voice and your choice when it comes to advancing your law enforcement career.


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CPOA is…

Your source for professional development and training

Your voice on issues impacting law enforcement

  • Meet with government leaders.
  • Take positions on political issues through the Law & Legislation or Endorsement Committees.
  • Collaborate with other law enforcement organizations to foster change across California.
  • Understand the laws impacting you with legal updates and case alerts, delivered to your inbox.

Your choice for connections that make a difference throughout your career


 Which Membership Is Right For You?

Professional Staff
Friends of CPOA
DescriptionSworn Peace OfficerReserve Peace OfficerRetired Peace OfficerFull-Time, Permanent Employees of Public Safety OrganizationsVolunteers or Part-Time Employees & Other Supporters of Law EnforcementCompany Membership
Opportunity to Make New Connections and Gain Experience Through Volunteering on Committees and/or Region BoardsXXX
Weekly Industry New EmailXXXXX
E-Alerts Regarding Legal Rulings and DecisionsXXXXX
Access to CPOA's Member DirectoryXXXX
Discounts on Job Postings in CPOA's CareerCENTERXXXXX
Discounts on Publications and SubscriptionsXXXXX
Discounts on Training & EventsXXXX
Company Logo on CPOA WebsiteX
$50 off each 10'x10' at COPSWESTX
Access to Exclusive Sponsorship OpportunitiesX

*All memberships except for Friends of CPOA and Affiliate are prorated on a calendar-year basis.


Department Membership!

Your agency can give your entire full-time sworn personnel staff CPOA membership at a discounted rate. All sworn personnel at your agency can enjoy the benefits listed above for as lows as $3 per person.

Department Membership Rates

Number of Sworn Personnel*Membership Rate
5 - 25$750
26 - 50$1,150
51 - 100$1,500
101 - 300 $2,500
301 - 1,000$5,000
1,001 - 3,000$7,500
*As reported in POST figures.
To take advantage of this discounted rate or to learn more about the benefits available to your entire agency, contact Alexandra Johnson at or by phone at 916-520-2245.


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