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Benefit Cookout for Officer David Glasser

Benefit Cookout for Officer David Glasser

Phoenix Police Officer David Glasser was shot and critically injured in the line of duty on May 18, 2016 and succumbed to his injuries on the morning of May 19, 2016.

On Tuesday, May 24, 2016, PLEA will host a …

Maricopa County NAACP Expresses Condolences

Maricopa County NAACP Expresses Condolences

On May 20, 2016 PLEA received a letter of condolence from the Maricopa County Chapter of the NAACP in the wake of the aftermath of the shooting of Officer David Glasser.  The letter was sent out by Dr. Ann Hart …

Officer Phil Akins is Phoenix’s Latest TOP COP!

Officer Phil Akins is Phoenix’s Latest TOP COP!

On March 11, 2015, Phoenix Police Officer Phil Akins responded to the area of North 16th Street and East Van Buren Street reference a fight between a male and female.

Upon his arrival, he was immediately confronted by the suspect, …

A Message From The President Regarding Contract Ratification

A Message From The President Regarding Contract Ratification

As everyone now knows, PLEA signed with the City on a new three-year contract that will carry us through the rest of 2016 and into 2019. Was this the best contract or a “win”?  I don’t think it was the …

Release Time Case Update

Release Time Case Update

On May 10, 2016, the Arizona Supreme Court heard arguments in Cheatham v. DiCiccio, the lawsuit filed by the Goldwater Institute in 2011 challenging the practice of release time. Release time serves an important function in the operation of the …