The Association is a progressive organization dedicated to promoting and protecting the interests and rights of our members and the policing profession through representation, strong leadership and advocacy.



  • The TPA is a preeminent, professional organization and a respected voice for Toronto’s policing community

Core Values

  • Member focus demonstrated through our commitment to providing the membership with responsive, quality products and services that meet or exceed our members’ expectations.
  • Transparency demonstrated through listening, understanding and responding to our members.
  • Integrity demonstrated through respectful, accountable and ethical responsiveness.
  • Strong leadership demonstrated through our influence on the policing profession using evidence to inform our work.
  • Participation demonstrated through our belief that the strength of the Association is built upon the engagement and contribution of each one of our members towards achieving our priorities.

Core Functions

  • Promote and advance the health, safety and well-being of our members
  • Preserve and protect our member’s collective bargaining rights
  • Providing quality products and services to that support the membership
  • Advance the interests of our members, the policing profession and the community through advocacy on issues of public safety

Our Motto

  • “We protect those who protect others.”