Legal, Law, Criminal Justice Associations and Orgs

sampleInternational Police Association (IPA)
Non-profit, worldwide fraternal organization whose membership consists solely of active and retired law enforcement personnel. IPA is not connected with or influenced by any union, police or governmental agency.
www.ipa-usa.org

Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP)
BOP provides progressive and humane care for Federal inmates, professionalization of the prison service, and ensures consistent and centralized administration of the Federal prisons in operation.
www.bop.gov

National Association of Police Organizations (NAPO)
NAPO is a coalition of police unions and associations from across the United States that serves to advance the interests of America's law enforcement officers through legislative and legal advocacy, political action, and education.
www.napo.org

National Criminal Justice Association (NCJA)
NCJA is the leading organization for meeting and event professionals. Delivers superior and innovative education and promotes the value of professional convention management.
www.ncja.com

Corrections Connection Network News (CCNN)
CCNN is the most recognizable brand online for the global community of corrections. Award-winning daily news is at the core of our business, with the most comprehensive database of vendor intelligence in corrections.
www.corrections.com

Federal Criminal Investigators Association (FCIA)
FCIA is a professional fraternal organization dedicated to the advancement of federal law enforcement officers and the citizens they serve.
www.fedcia.com

National Sheriffs' Association (NSA)
NSA is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising the level of professionalism among those in the criminal justice field. NSA provides programs for Sheriffs, their deputies, chiefs of police, and others in the field of criminal justice to perform their jobs in the best possible manner.
www.sheriffs.org

National Drug Enforcement Officers Association (NDEOA)
Promote the cooperation, education, and exchange of information among all Law Enforcement Agencies involved in the enforcement of controlled substance laws.
www.ndeoa.org

Legal and Law Associations and Orgs

American Bar Association (ABA)
ABA Provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and initiatives to improve the legal system for the public.
www.abanet.org

American Judges Association (AJA)
AJA romotes and improve the effective administration of justice, maintains the status and independence of the judiciary, provides a forum for the continuing education of its members and the general public, and exchange of new ideas among all judges.
www.aja.ncsc.dni.us

National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA)
NALA is the leading professional association for legal assistants and paralegals, providing continuing education and professional development programs.
www.nala.org

National District Attorneys Association (NDAA)
NDAA is the oldest and largest professional organization representing criminal prosecutors in the world. Its members come from the offices of district attorneys, state's attorneys, attorneys general and county and city prosecutors with responsibility for prosecuting criminal violations.
www.ndaa.org

American Association for Justice (AAJ)
AAJ promotes a fair and effective justice system. Support the work of attorneys in their efforts to ensure that any person who is injured by the misconduct or negligence of others can obtain justice in America’s courtrooms, even when taking on the most powerful interests.
www.justice.com

United States Department of Justice (DOJ)
The DOJ enforces the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law, ensures public safety against threats foreign and domestic, and provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime.
www.usdoj.gov

National Lawyers Association (NLA)
NLA is an organization for attorneys who do not want their bar association taking stands on issues without their prior approval. NLA follows a policy of non-involvement in political issues.
www.nla.org

National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
NCRA is a premier educational and informational resource. Through interactive communications, NCRA understands and anticipates the needs of its members and delivers valued, cost-effective services, and programs to meet those needs.
www.ncraonline.com