Established on April 24, 1928 with the aim of helping to reduce the financial burden of Police personnel and staff in the Police Department. Without neglecting the members, KOPERASI POLIS DIRAJA (KPD) has developed from a cooperative that provides lending to a conglomerate that to date has assets at a book value of RM689.5 million. KPD is known as “SELF-HELP COOPERATIVE COMPANY, SAVE CERMAT FOR THOSE IN POLICE JOBS, IN MALAY STATE ASSOCIATED WITH LIMITED LIABILITY “. KPDRM is spearheaded by 42 policemen, among them are:
SM SHEQ MOHAMAD
SM KULA SINGH
On 12 July 1976, a new designation, “KOPERASI POLIS DIRAJA MALAYSIA BERHAD (KPDRM)” was introduced. The following are the signatures of the pioneers whose value is still preserved.
KPDRM also expanded its wings by being directly involved in the following industries:
- Real estate
- Aviation Industry
KPDRM is one of four financial institutions recognized by Parliament as a Bumiputra Fund Agency. The other three institutions involve Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB), Lembaga Tabung Angkatan Tentera (LTAT) and Lembaga Tabung Haji (LTH).