Phoenix Law Enforcement Association

Pins Are Petty Issues

On August 28, 2008, several of our members were presented with a crime suppression award at the convention center. Prior to having his award photo taken in uniform, one of our 3rd shift recipients was told by Assistant Chief Tracy Montgomery that he was in violation of policy. It was crucial enough for Montgomery to order the officer to remove his 9-11 memorial pin because, as she explained, it was only authorized for wear from 2001 to 2002. Click Here to read more.