How can I become a Member?
The membership of the Association consists of individuals employed by an agency, office, department or bureau of a federal, state, county, city, province, territory or district government as: investigators; supervisors of investigators; paralegals; analysts; specialists; agents; police officers; or persons engaged in the enforcement of consumer protection laws and other consumer laws including but not limited to elder abuse/neglect/financial exploitation, health fraud, real estate fraud, computer/internet fraud and telecommunication fraud.
Any individual who qualifies for membership and who pays annual dues (currently $30/year and included in the annual conference registration fee) is a member of this Association and is entitled to: hold office within the Association; have one vote within his/her state, province, district, or territory delegation, for all matters that come before the Association; have one vote within his/her regional delegation for the purpose of electing a Director and Deputy Director of the Board of Directors from that region.
For the purposes of the qualification and election of Directors and having regional meetings, the membership is broken down into Regions. The Regions shall consist of the following:
Great Lakes Region
Includes the Canadian Provinces of Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland; the states of Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Wisconsin; and their respective cities, counties, etc.
Includes the U.S. Territories of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and all other U.S. Territories in the Atlantic; and includes the states of Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and their respective cities, counties, etc. and the District of Columbia.
Includes the U.S. Territories of Guam, American Samoa, all other U.S. Territories in the Pacific; Canadian Provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, the Yukon Territories, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories; the states of Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming and their respective cities, counties, etc.
Individuals of organizations involved in Consumer Protection and who pay annual dues or registration fees shall be an associate member of this Association and shall be entitled to have one vote within his/her state, province, district, or territory delegation for all matters that come before the Association; and have one vote within his/her regional delegation for the purpose of electing a Director and Deputy Directors from that region. Associates are able to participate in all NACPI functions with the exception of the roundtable session (due to confidentiality). Associates receive a conference manual, although they do not have access to the Members Only Web Pages (due to confidentiality).Amber Capoun (NACPI President) at (785) 296-1537. You can also contact us via email.