KPIA welcomes membership applications from private Investigators, arson and accident reconstruction investigators, litigation support, expert testimony and any detective or investigator professional, and others, who have an interest in following the profession.
We are a not-for-profit organization offering full memberships to licensed private investigators and industry professionals and associate memberships to non-licensed interested parties.
$100 annually with voting privilege
An Investigator Regular Membership is a voting member who resides in the state of Kentucky and is:
An Investigator Associate Membership is a non-voting member who:
$60 annually with NO voting privilege
Special Affiliate Membership is a non-voting member who:
$40 annually with NO voting privilege
We encourage Criminal Justice students to apply for membership to take advantage of networking opportunities and exposure to seasoned investigators.
All membership and Renewals require a signed application whereas you swear to (1) adhere to the KPIA Code of Conduct and operate with integrity in all your work under the profession of Private Investigator and Industry Professional, and (2) you acknowledge you have never been convicted of any criminal offenses.
A member in good standing is defined as an individual who has been accepted into membership and who has paid his/her dues for the then current year.
Regular Members are expected to attend at least one meeting during the course of the current year.
Dues are payable in advance for the fiscal year and may be prorated after July 1 for new memberships.
A delinquent member may be dropped from the membership roll if they do not pay their dues by March 1. Individuals dropped for non-payment of dues may be reinstated by the Board of Directors and payment of all dues.
APPLICANTS SHALL PAY MEMBERSHIP DUES WITH APPLICATION.
(Should application be denied, dues shall be reimbursed within 10 days of denial by same means as paid.