Sick of the in-fighting?

April 28, 2009

We are too. Meet and confer is coming!   Ask your MPA representative about it… East Valley Cities with Meet & Confer – ALL members of Arizona Police Association: Phoenix – Phoenix Law Enforcement Association (PLEA) & Phoenix Police Sergeants & Lieutenants Association (PPSLA) Chandler – Chandler Law Enforcement Association (CLEA) Gilbert – Gilbert Police Leadership […]

JLBC Wants Police to be Construction Investigators

April 23, 2009

The Mesa Police Association (MPA) is encouraging the Joint Legislative Budget Committee to reconsider the decision to make Arizona Registrar of Contractor’s (ROC) solely a licensing agency.  This decision will in turn have law enforcement officers responding to civil matter calls (like abandonment of a construction job, no payment, etc.) and in turn cost the […]

Mesa Police Association Graduates from Harvard Law School’s Top 50 Police Union Conference

April 21, 2009

The Mesa Police Association graduated from Harvard Law School’s 10th Annual Police Union Leadership Seminar with professional from the United States and Canada. The wide range of scholars and law enforcement professionals covered issues from the past, current and future for a full week in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  The seminar also included a discussion with the […]

MPA President Testifies at Senate Judicary Committee Hearing

April 8, 2009

On April 6th, 2009, Sgt. Fabian Cota, President of the Mesa Police Association, testified along with other law enforcement professionals regarding future legislature referencing serving warrants.  Cota represented all frontline Mesa officers by pointing out to the senators that one in three officer involved shootings since 2000 included a suspect with a warrant.  He reminded […]

MPA Winner of Esteemed Communicator Award

April 3, 2009

Mesa Police Association won the 2008 Award of Excellence Award by the National Communicator for their newsletters.  The Award of Excellence, our highest honor, is given to those entries whose ability to communicate puts them among the best in the field.   The Communicator Awards is the leading international awards program honoring creative excellence for […]