What is the IPA?
The International Police Association is the largest friendship law enforcement organization in the world with over 360,000 members in 65 countries across the globe.
The IPA is strictly a Not-for-Profit organization that does not have any political, religious or employment affiliations or objectives. The IPA is solely an inclusive friendship organization that welcomes all eligible members.
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Region 6 Ottawa
The region has a membership of over 100 members and is governed by a volunteer Executive Committee. Our membership consists of former and serving members of municipal, provincial, federal and foreign law enforcement.
Region 6 is bounded by the Ottawa River to the North, the Province of Quebec to the East, the St Lawrence River and Lake Ontario to the South and the Western boundaries Lennox & Addington and Renfrew Counties to the West.
The Region is home to the Headquarters of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Canadian Forces Military Police and Canada Border Services Agency, each having numerous offices within the region, including the Canadian Police College (CPC). Also located in the Region is the Ontario Provincial Police District Headquarters in Smiths Falls and 24 OPP detachments. The Region also has, within its boundaries, seven Municipal Police Services: Ottawa PS, Kingston PS, Cornwall PS, Smiths Falls PS, Brockville PS, Gananoque PS, Deep River PS and associated Auxiliary and Reserve Units.