The Asian American Law Enforcement Association, commonly known as AALEA, is regional-wide association dedicated to the Asian American members of the law enforcement community. 

Founded in 1983, AALEA is a registered 501 c (3) non-profit (Tax ID# 36-4441374) organization.With a current membership base of over 300, AALEA is the largest law enforcement association not only in the Chicago metropolitan area, but in the Midwest region. 

AALEA is dedicated to develop and promote stronger connections and collaborations between the Asian American communities and our respective law enforcement agencies through community service and networking. 

AALEA is also a member of the National Asian Peace Officers Association (NAPOA), the largest Asian American law enforcement association in America. Therefore, members of AALEA by proxy are also members of NAPOA.