Armstrong says the time is coming to step down.
Being open for business 24/7/365, public perception, and fighting for funding is just some of the stress, but he says none of those reasons influenced his decision on a retirement date. (WMC-TV) - The Memphis Police Department Director has signed up for the DROP program. DROP stands for "deferred retirement option plan." Toney Armstrong is scheduled to leave the department in April 2017.StayMore >> The Memphis Police Department director has signed up for the DROP program, which stands for "deferred retirement option plan."More >>