The Greater Boston Police Council offers three membership levels with a varying dues structure, as follows:
BAPERN Membership. A full BAPERN Member is permitted to transmit law enforcement notifications on the Boston Area Police Emergency Radio Network (BAPERN). BAPERN members are also encouraged to participate in the GBPC’s Collective Purchasing Program. Municipal BAPERN members are assessed at 3 ½ cents per capita.
Associate Membership. An Associate Member is entitled to participate in the Council’s Collective Purchasing Program. Associate members within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts are assessed a flat fee of $256.00 per year; all out of state Associate members are assessed a fee of $306.00 per year.
Download an Associate Member Application
Note: Please call GBPC to confirm the membership status of any community not listed in the above document.Invoices for FY’17 will be sent out by July 31, 2016. Membership list will be updated at the end of September and as needed after that for membership changes.