MPA Celebrates 2012 Police Week

May 25, 2012

Thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world, including several from MPD and MPA, converged in Washington, DC from May 13-16, 2012 to participate in National Police Week. The week featured a number of events which honored those in law enforcement that have paid the ultimate sacrifice. History of Police Week In 1962, President John […]

NAPO Victory! National Blue Alert Act Passes House!

May 16, 2012

Dear NAPO Members, On Tuesday, May 15th The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the National Blue Alert Act of 2012 (H.R. 365). The vote was supported by 394 Representatives and opposed by 1 member. NAPO has been working hard to secure passage on this legislation and we will continue our efforts by working with Senate […]

MPA Attends 12th Annual Harvard Police Leadership Seminar

May 14, 2012

MPA President, Ryan Russell, and Vice President, Rick Perine, attending the 12th Annual Harvard Police Union Leadership Seminar, co-hosted by American Police Beat & Harvard Labor and Worklife Program ****** Police association leaders from around the nation came to the Harvard Law School in April to attend the 12th annual Police Union Leadership Seminar, The […]

MPA Comments on J.T. Ready & Neo-Nazi Gang

May 7, 2012

READ ABC 15’S REPORT – J.T. READY WAS DOCUMENTED GANG MEMBER VIEW ABC 15’S VIDEO – J.T. READY WAS DOCUMENTED GANG MEMBER READ FOX 10’S REPORT – J.T. READY’S PAST FORESHADOWED VIOLENCE

MPA Supports Officer Involved in Shooting – May 1, 2012

May 6, 2012

READ EAST VALLEY TRIBUNE’S COVERAGE & MPA’S QUOTE READ KPHO CBS 5 COVERAGE & MPA’S QUOTE READ ABC 15’S COVERAGE & MPA’S QUOTE

NAPO’s May 2012 Legislative Information

May 3, 2012

Click the PDF links to find NAPO’s MAY 2012 Washington Report and 112th Legislative Positions as of MAY.3.2012. Included in this issue of the Washington Report: NAPO Victory: Treasury Issues Changes to IRS Normal Retirement Age Recent Legislative Victories: Amendments to Violence Against Women Act NAPO Salutes the 2012 TOP COPS Awards® Recipients Congress Advances […]

April 23rd Council Meeting

May 3, 2012

Thank you to everyone who came out for the April 23rd, 2012 council meeting.  View the council meeting here: CLICK HERE FOR THE MESA CH 11 LINK MUST HAVE SILVERLIGHT MEDIA IN ORDER TO VIEW EMBEDDED VIDEO BELOW: