Requirements & Dues

Active Members

(eligible to vote and receive free AD&D insurance)

  • Sheriffs
  • Sheriffs-elect, provided they qualify for office.
  • Undersheriffs, assistant sheriffs, deputy sheriffs, other employees of a sheriff's office, and members of the sheriff's reserve, auxiliaries, and posses.
  • Chiefs of police and other employees of an agency having responsibility to enforce criminal law.
  • Individuals affiliated with federal and state law enforcement or with military agencies.
  • Individuals employed by private rather than public organizations but who have law enforcement duties.
  • Individuals employed in any agency, public or private, whose responsibilities relate directly or indirectly to the administration of criminal justice.
  • Individuals engaged in teaching, research, and writing in the field of criminal justice.
  • Individuals who have demonstrated genuine interest in and support of the Office of Sheriff or the effective administration of criminal justice/law enforcement/public safety throughout the nation.
  • Life Members


Auxiliary Members

(not eligible to vote and do not receive free AD&D insurance)

  • Auxiliary Members
  • Students
  • International Members


Sustaining Members

(not eligible to vote, do not receive free AD&D insurance or a magazine)

  • Citizen Member
  • NATI Member


Membership Dues Structure

(dues subject to change)
Note: All Memberships are non-transferable and non-refundable.

Active Members

  • Sheriff (cost is assessed according to county population)
    • Sheriff with county population of 500,000 or more = $579
    • Sheriff with county population of 250,000– 499,999 = $290
    • Sheriff with county population of 100,000–249,999 = $175
    • Sheriff with county population of 10,000–99,999 = $115
    • Sheriff with county population of less than 10,000 = $60
  • Chief of Police = $75
  • Executive/Agency Director = $75
  • Other Active Members = $54

Auxiliary Members

  • Auxiliary Member = $41
  • Student = $41
  • International Member = $70
Sustaining Members
  • Citizen Member = $15
  • NATI Member = $20
  • Global Society of Homeland Security Professions = $25

GROUP MEMBERSHIP

Active Members

  • Group of 2-50 = $43 each
  • Group of 51-100 = $39 each
  • Group of 101-500 = $35 each
  • Group of 501+ = $31 each  

Auxiliary Members

  • Group of 2-50 = $33 each
  • Group of 51-100 = $29 each
  • Group of 101-500 = $25 each
  • Group of 501+ = $21 each
Neighborhood Watch Membership
  • Neighborhood Watch Individual = $25
  • Neighborhood Watch Block Captain = $30
  • Law Enforcement Liaison = $30
  • Neighborhood Watch & NSA member = +$20
  • Group of 2-10 = $15 each
  • Group of 11-50 = $10 each
  • Group of 51+ = $7.50 each

Note: All Memberships are non-transferable and non-refundable.

For questions about Membership, please contact:
800.424.7827 ext 201