International Council of Police Representative Associations
This international network of police unions was started by the Canadian Police Association (CPA) in 1996 and now has approximately 1.5 million members affiliated through national police associations and federations.
ICPRA membership includes police unions from four continents, speaking over 30 languages, connected through ICPRA.
Press Release – ICPRA Calls for a Global Effort to Document War Crimes Currently Being Committed in Ukraine
The International Council of Police Representative Associations (ICPRA) has issued a rallying call for every police force in the world to assist with the documenting of evidence to assist with the prosecution of war crimes being committed in Ukraine.
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Media Release – Humanitarian Crisis Unfolding in Afghanistan
The following statement was issued by Tom Stamatakis, President of the International Council of Police Representative Associations (ICPRA), regarding the ongoing humanitarian crisis unfolding in Afghanistan.
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Letter from EuroCOP President Calum Steele to Mpho Kwinika General Secretary Independent Police Union of South Africa
Click here to read the letter from EuroCOP President Calum Steele to Mpho Kwinika General Secretary of the Independent Police Union of South Africa.
Police Federation of Australia Launches National Awareness Campaign on Police Officer Mental Wellbeing
In 2017, the Police Federation of Australia secured a $1 million-dollar grant from the Proceeds of Crime Account (POCA) (Section 298) to fund a National Awareness Campaign on Police Officer Mental Wellbeing.
Two key elements of the campaign were a …
Media Release: International police community raises concern regarding arrest of South African Police Union President
OTTAWA – The International Council of Police Representative Associations (ICPRA) has written to the South African Police Minister, the Hon. Bheki Cele, to express their concern regarding this weekend’s arrest, in Pretoria, of South African Police Union President Mpho Kwinika, …
No Easy Thing to Address the Burden of the PastMark Lindsay, Chair, Police Federation for Northern Ireland
There’s an entire generation in Northern Ireland for whom the ‘Troubles’ were something that happened before they were born. They never woke up to the latest news of appalling terrorist actions or the misery they left in their wake.
Press Release – ICPRA Calls for a Global Effort to Document War Crimes Currently Being Committed in Ukraine – 17 March 2022
Tom Stamatakis – ICPRA Chairman
Mr. Stamatakis has sat on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Police Association (CPA) since 2003, and served as Vice-President of the organization since 2005 and acclaimed President for a second term in September 2014.
Calum Steele – ICPRA General Secretary
Calum Steele is the General Secretary of the Scottish Police Federation having been first elected to the role in June 2008.