$25.00 Annually

Membership is open to anyone in the NC Criminal Justice field, not just police officers. 
Take a look at the different classifications below, and then scroll down and click "apply here" to start the registration process. 

If the agency will be paying multiple membership dues:
Each person must still complete the registration (just skip the payment screen).  The agency representative needs to email with the names of each person and the preferred method of payment.  Further instructions will be provided based on the preferred method of payment.
Membership  Policy

New Members:
Membership Dues will be applied to the year in which the member was voted in. 
New member registrations will not be approved until voted on by the membership at the next business meeting (held quarterly), and payment must be received in full prior to being voted in.
Membership renewal:
Membership dues are due by the annual conference. 
If dues are not paid by December 31st of the current year, you will be removed as a member for that year.  Once payment is received, you will have to be voted in as a new member and your dues will be applied to the year in which they were paid.
Please review our by-laws or email for any further questions regarding membership.
What's in it for you?
 - The ability to attend annual training conferences
-  Being a part of a community of dedicated, strong female professionals
-  Networking and building relationships that will propel your career
-  The cost is the same for everyone, no matter your classification


Active membership consists of full-time or part-time sworn and certified law enforcement officers with jurisdiction in the State of North Carolina. 


Associate membership consists of employees of law enforcement related agencies or associates of the Criminal Justice System.

Examples: Clerks of Courts and their assistants, Judges, Attorneys, Dispatchers, Forensics, Corrections Officers, etc.

The associate member shall be subject to screening by the treasurer prior to acceptance in the association. Screening may include a records check and verification of employment.

Associate members shall have the same privileges and responsibilities as active members. They shall be able to vote, make nominations, and hold office with the exception of the position of President, Vice President, Secretary, or Treasurer.


Privileged membership consists of active members who have retired or are unable to participate due to poor health or other extenuating circumstances. Privileged members shall not hold elective office, but shall have voting rights.


Honorary membership consists of any person who is not an active, associate or privileged member of the association, but has assisted, supported, or contributed to the association in an exemplary manner.  Honorary members shall not hold elective office, nor have voting rights.

Payment Options


- Exit out of the payment screen

- Payment is accepted in-person in the form of cash, check, or credit card. 

- Checks should be made payable to NCLEWA

Mail checks to:
6112 Dresden Ln.
Raleigh, NC 27612



- Currently online payment is only accepted through PayPal. 

- If you do not have an account, it will take you through the process to create one.  This is helpful if you want reoccurring payments (Membership will automatically renew every year)

- If you do not wish to create a PayPal account, contact  A PayPal invoice can be sent by the treasurer to your email address that will allow you to pay using a debit/credit card online.

Bundled Payments:

       - For agencies wishing to pay dues or fees for a group of members, please email so that payment can be bundled             into one invoice.

New member registrations will not have access to member pages until the application is approved by a website administrator (this may take 3-5 business days).  Temporary membership-only access to the website will be granted to new members until the application has been voted on and approved by NCLEWA members.  If for some reason the application is not approved, a refund will be granted for paid dues.

Access to member only pages and certain events will not be available until the new member has been voted on by the current membership.  Payment must be received in full prior to being voted in.

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