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We exist to support the bond we share as Brothers-in-arms, wherever life takes us. Active Duty, Retired, or Separated, CGTLEA is home of the Brotherhood. Join now!

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Our mission is to support our members and families; serve as the voice for the tactical law enforcement community; strengthen our fraternity of Tactical Law Enforcement professionals; facilitate the process to improve our programadvance the reputation of the Tactical Law Enforcement community; and provide our brothers in arms a common meeting grounds for themselves and their families to gather and enjoy the camaraderie of all those who have served in supporting TLE units. 

Coast guard tactical law enforcement association membership application
please fill out this application to be considered for membership. All members receive a Coast Guard Tactical Law Enforcement Association® (CGTLEA) Welcome Kit, Vehicle (or Kit box) Sticker, and our electronic Journal that includes updates and in-depth professional articles on the Tactical Law Enforcement arena.
Member Information
Address *
Phone *
TLE Insignia Authorized? *
PSU Insignia Authorized? *
Your information is secure. We only ask so in the event of an Emergency, we are able to reach out to specific units.
If "other," please enter your unit name so we can update our list!
Please indicate your T-shirt size (Free CGTLEA T-Shirt for certain memberships)
Active Duty references are best, but not required.
Reference's Name *
Reference's Name
Reference's Phone
Reference's Phone
Terms & Conditions
Any person or entity applying for membership must read, understand, and agree to the following:
“By submitting this information, I testify that all information is true and I have not misrepresented any fact or attempted, intentionally or unintentionally, to deceive the application process in any way. I understand that if I submit any fraudulent information, the Coast Guard Tactical Law Enforcement Association retains the right to deny or cancel my membership at any time without notice and without refund. Your membership fee will also not be refunded if your application is not approved and will be retained to cover administrative costs related to processing your application.
I understand that this membership, and/or the fees paid for it, may not be refunded or returned under any circumstances. I understand that the Coast Guard Tactical Law Enforcement Association, or any other party, is not liable in any way for any product, membership, or service the it sells or provides beyond 14 days.”
Check to agree. You must agree with the Terms and Conditions for your application to be processed.
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You have the option to choose your own level of membership support, and any amount above the $5/mo membership dues is treated as a tax-deductible (to the extent that the law allows) voluntary donation to directly support the Emergency Assistance Fund & Nate Bruckenthal Memorial Scholarship!

If you have any questions, concerns or would like another option, please do not hesitate to reach out to us via email or on Facebook