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City police staffing issue looms large Speaking during a city council post-agenda meeting two weeks ago, both Pittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay and Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 1 President Howard McQuillan said the bureau should move to a continuous recruitment system to address the loss of retiring personnel.
N4T Investigators: Pima County Sheriff's deputies say they're being denied boosts in pay "We don't need to be a training ground," says Costaki Manoleas, president of the Fraternal Order of Police Pima Lodge 20. But that's what's been happening over this year as Pima County declines to give deputies an expected step increase in pay.
San Bernardino, police negotiators agree on contract City officials trumpeted the deal, although it must be ratified by the City Council before it goes into effect. The police union met Friday night to discuss the deal and tallied their votes Wednesday, said San Bernardino Police Officers Association attorney Ron Oliner.
IMRF could manage police, fire pension investments GALESBURG, IL – Increases in contributions from the city into police and firefighter pensions is the largest budgetary concern facing the City Council today, and it is due to regulations mandated by the state.
Buffalo Common Council to Vote on Police Contract Buffalo police officers have been working without a contract for a decade. But by tomorrow, they could have a deal with the city.
City kicks off budget hearings Police Cheif Karl Jegeris presented a roughly $14.7 million budget for the department in 2016, which is up from about $13.5 million in 2015. Parks Director Jeff Biegler asked for roughly $8.5 million in funding.
Comment: FOP chief urges schools to ink contract It is my understanding that the contract talks are currently at a standstill over two contract items - union dues and the employee grievance procedure. Both of these items have been a part of Local 215's contract for years and I fail to see why these two items would cause talks to stop.
Police officers seeking retirement changes Jamestown Police Department officers are seeking the ability to make additional retirement contributions.
Commissioners vote to allow retired Calvert deputies to work without participating in pension plan The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners approved an amendment to the Sheriff's Department Pension Plan on Tuesday, allowing retired deputies to be employed after retirement but not participate in the plan.
CBS4 investigates: State troopers leaving force because of low wages, prompting concern at the Statehouse Augst, an Army veteran, is going back to school and looking for work with other higher-paying departments. "To this day I would do anything for those guys," he said. "I'm sure they would still do anything for me." For the first time this summer, lawmakers will seriously study how the state pays its law enforcement.
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