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PLEA Prevails in Goldwater Release Time Lawsuit!

PLEA Prevails in Goldwater Release Time Lawsuit!

On September 13, 2016 the Arizona Supreme Court in  a precedent setting 3-2 ruling, put to rest a five year dispute between the City of Phoenix and PLEA who were being sued by the Goldwater Institute over full time release …

Phoenix Municipal ID Passed by 5-4 Vote

Phoenix Municipal ID Passed by 5-4 Vote

On Wednesday August 31, 2016, the Phoenix City Council voted to approve a municipal ID card program by a narrow 5-4 vote.  This is a program that would give quasi-official City of Phoenix ID cards to illegal immigrants.  PLEA sees …

PLEA Bylaws Changes

PLEA Bylaws Changes

In an effort to update our business practices to those which are the most efficient and cost effective, the PLEA Board recently decided to change our bylaws.  However, changes to the bylaws have to be voted on by the membership …

Are The Police Racist & Do Facts Matter?

Are The Police Racist & Do Facts Matter?

Noted author Heather MacDonald is a Thomas W. Smith Fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor at City Journal. She is a widely published author having authored numerous pieces that have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the …

Two Man Unit Update

Two Man Unit Update

In a previous web post PLEA expressed concerns to the Chief and City Manager about officer safety and two man units.  Letters were sent to each expressing concerns.  We requested that those officers wishing to ride two-man be allowed to do so. …