MCPF (Registration No. PPM-002-14-11011993), a Non-Government/Non-Profit Organisation, was established on January 11th, 1993. It is a Chapter of the Asia Crime Prevention Foundation, which is based in Tokyo, Japan and is the first Chapter to be established outside Japan. The launching of the Foundation was officiated by the former Prime Minister of Malaysia, YABhg Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, who was also the Patron of MCPF then.
The present patron is the Prime Minister of Malaysia, YABhg Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad. Our Chairman is YAB Dato' Seri Dr. Wan Azizah Dr. Wan Ismail. The Deputy Chairman is YDH Tan Sri Dato' Seri Mohamad Fuzi Bin Harun, Inspector General of Police, Royal Malaysian Police. Besides the Chairman and his Deputy, there are 41 members in the Executive Council of MCPF, which is the highest body in MCPF. These members are prominent figures from both the public and private sectors.
The EXCO also appoints members to serve in the State Liaison Committees (SLCs) for which there is one SLC for every state within Malaysia.