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To understand police unions, one must first understand what it is like to be a police officer in today’s environment. Most of the time, officers are handling routine calls or …
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In 1975, under the guidelines set forth in the City of Phoenix’s Meet and Confer Ordinance, a core group of Phoenix police officers established the Phoenix Law Enforcement Association, PLEA. After an election process, PLEA became the certified bargaining unit for Phoenix police officers...Read More
To PROMOTE the positive role of the police profession. To PROTECT and secure members’ rights and benefits through effective representation and professional relationships with the community and local, state, and national governments.Read More
The purpose of PLEA Charities is to provide charitable, financial, and educational assistance to law enforcement officers and their families. PLEA Charities also provides contributions to community groups and organizations supportive of public safety.Read More
On Tuesday May 12, 2015 the 22nd annual NAPO TOP COPS Awards ceremony was held in Washington, DC. This ceremony, often referred to as the academy awards of police work recognizes police officers from around the nation for their …