|Our Association was founded on National Police Remembrance Day 29 September 1997 with a base membership of about 25. Today we have about 390 members on the books spread across Australia and overseas.
From the start meetings were held at committee members homes until during 1999 a house at the Peter McAulay Centre, Police Headquarters, was made available for use as a permanent office and meeting place for committee meetings, social activities and to welcome visitors.
Office Hours - Tuesday & Thursday: 10.00 am to 2 pm
Office is closed on weekends and public holidays.
Former members of the NT Police and any former interstate police members are welcome to visit. Appointments can be made for out of office hour visits. We welcome your visit with a standing invitation for a chat over a cuppa.
We believe that this site was one of the first on the Internet for an Association of retired police members of any Australian Police Service. SEE: Our Links Page for other sites of Interest to members.
Historical fact: The NT Mounted Police section was formed 5 years earlier than the Canadian Mounties. In 1870 Sub-inspector Paul Foelsche and his mounted troopers arrived from South Australia to initiate policing of the Northern Territory.
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