Full Membership is limited to active or retired full time peace or police officers as stipulated by the New York State Criminal Procedure Law. Out of state applications are dealt with on a case by case basis.
Family Membership shall be open to the immediate family of a full member.
Associate Membership shall be available to support groups of the law enforcement agencies such as Police Explorers, Auxiliary Police, etc
Honorary Membership shall be open to persons that have shown exemplary support and assistance toward S.P.A.R.C. and Amateur Radio. This is a non-paying member and membership is limited by a vote of the board of directors. This is an appointed membership title.
Supporter Membership shall be open to persons that have supported SPARC on a consistent basis. This is by invitation only by two full membership members and must be approved by the club officers.
Retired Membership shall be open to any member who has been a full club member for 10 years or more and is retired from a law enforcement agency, or any member who is disabled or any member over 60 years of age. This classification of members will pay one half the current dues.
Please speak to a current SPARC member for the application to join.