New APA Director takes the Helm
On August 3, 2012 The Arizona Police Association is announcing the
hiring of Dr. Levi Bolton Jr as its new Executive Director.
Levi was hired following an extensive search conducted by the
association selection committee. Levi, clearly not a stranger to the
law enforcement community, is retired Phoenix Police Officer having
service the citizens of Phoenix for over 32 years. Following his
retirement in 2008, he became the Legislative Liaison and Lobbyist
for PLEA. Levi has been the law enforcement Liaison the County
Attorney’s Office and will continue that relationship. Levi’s last
law enforcement active duty assignment was with the Phoenix Police
legal Unit where he assisted department employees in crafting and
submitting Brady v Maryland rebuttals, a duty he continues
throughout his transition as the new Executive Director.
Levi shall be responsible for a wide range of responsibilities for
the association including, but are not limited to, representing the
association's interest before all federal and state government
entities, acting as spokesperson for the association, and overseeing
the day to day operations of the Arizona Police Association.