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Miami-Dade mayor: No police layoffs MIAMI, FL – Mayor Carlos Gimenez said several budget moves generated new savings and more could come after another labor union settled its contract negotiations.
Pregnancy, police work collide in Florence FLORENCE, KY—Should an employer be required to accommodate the physical needs of a pregnant worker?
Leicester settles 3-year contracts with police, firefighters LEICESTER, MA—Leicester has reached three-year contract agreements with its police patrol officers and firefighter unions.
Detroit, police union agree on new contract; members must vote MICHIGAN—Detroit police officers will get a 15.5 percent wage increase over the next five years if they...
Former police officer with PTSD loses fight for medical pension BOCA RATON, FL—A former West Palm Beach police officer who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder has filed a lawsuit after being denied his pension.
Joplin pension lawsuit remains unresolved JOPLIN, MO – There was no resolution on Wednesday of one more legal issue in the pending lawsuit against the Joplin Police and Firemen's Pension Fund Board of Trustees.
FOP files lawsuit to block Landrieu administration's overhaul of hiring, promotions LOUISIANA—The Fraternal Order of Police wasn't issuing an idle threat when it said it would go to the courts if Mayor Mitch Landrieu succeeded in pushing through an overhaul of city hiring rules that give managers more authority over hiring, promotions and pay.
Chafee signs law giving retired Central Falls police, firefighters pension supplement CENTRAL FALLS, RI—Tuesday was a good day for the retired police officers and firefighters of the state's poorest city.
Walla Walla police union right to fight for raises WASHINGTON—Walla Walla police officers should not have had to go to binding arbitration to get a reasonable pay raise.
Lorain police officer faced excessive punishment, arbitrator says LORAIN, OH – A 30-day suspension was an excessive punishment for a Lorain police officer caught not wearing his body armor while on duty, according to a July 31 labor ruling.