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Board members of the ACA will be available to answer any questions you may have regarding membership and accept your membership applications.  We invite each of you to take the time and visit the Phoenix Law Enforcement Association (PLEA) website at www.azplea.com and the Arizona Police Association website at www.azpolice.org to find additional information.

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The Arizona Corrections Association (ACA) was created to afford corrections staff the protection they deserve and expect.

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Recent Meet and Confer Would Make Scrooge Proud

With the Holiday Season drawing to an end and the last  days of 2015 winding down, a review of the recent Meet & Confer minutes has stimulated some provocative thoughts and a reminder of  the Charles Dickens  classic, "Scrooge." 

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Legislative update...Tracking List Extended

Take a moment to keep up to date on leglation that affects your job. This update is provided by ACA's partner the Arizona Police Association. 

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Verizon Discount

Discounts from Verizon Wireless are available to ACA members. Looking to get a second phone or upgrade an existing plan? There's never been a better time. 

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Your ACA Employee Organization: What Is It?

Just like DOC's "org chart", there is a structural organization for ACA, both "downline" and "upline". ACA is actually under the umbrella of the Arizona Police Association, or APA.  Our membership in  APA provides us far more in the way of legal and legislative representation and resources. Because we made the decision to join APA from the very beginning of ACA, we have access to almost unlimited legal representation and we enjoy all the benefits the larger employee organizations have fought and won for all its members. We have a network that includes DPS, all the large city police departments, many county sheriff's office agencies, and others. We are over 15,000 members strong.

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The Rotation is Under Review

Due to a whole lot of issues with the current rotation policy that have been voiced to Director Ryan by many staff as well as administrators, Mr. Ryan has created a Rotation Review Committee. Although the director will not consider eliminating the rotation altogether, he has indicated that every other aspect of the rotation policy is subject to change.

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Legislative Update 2014

Please take a moment to go over the 2014 legislative update from APA. It contains information valuable for any law enforcement officer in Arizona. 

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Conflict is inevitable but combat is optional

The message in the aforementioned statement could never have been more evident than in a recent high level meeting with DOA leadership.  ACA President Anthony Spears, former President Glen Conlon and APA Executive Director Levi Bolton attended a meeting with the Governor's Chief of Staff Scott Smith.  Also in attendance from DOC Leadership were Director Charles Ryan, Deputy Director Jeff Hood, and Operations Chief Carson McWilliams. 

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Fighting for the Safety of DOC Officers

As the membership is well aware, the officers at the Department of Corrections are being subjected to serious safety concerns resulting in numerous officers being viciously attacked, injured, and abused without a blink from the AZ DOC's management.  Our research has revealed shocking and disturbing patterns...

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Know your Rights Types of Discrimination

There have been several cases of EEOC violations against male and female officers. It is important to know your rights and have a clear understanding as to the types of discrimination.

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Judicial Watch

The ACA has listened carefully to your concerns regarding staff safety. When those concerns appeared to fall on deaf ears within the department, the ACA along with APA Executive Director Levi Bolton brought your concerns regarding staff safety and staff assaults to the attention of the Legislature and the Attorney General’s office. Now your concerns are the concerns of the Judicial Watch. 

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ACA Legal Plan

ACA provides members with important legal protections with No Deductible! for when you need it most. Click to continue on and see a chart of the legal benefits available to members.

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