Scranton lays off firefighters, police

SCRANTON, PA – Mayor Chris Doherty announced the elimination of eight firefighters and 13 police officers on Friday as the city faces “dire economic circumstances.” Cuts are effective on Aug. 29. After several months of allowing a budget proposed and passed by Scranton City Council to work its course, Doherty said Friday that the fiscal […]

Police union, city agree to 12-hour shifts to cut overtime

GARDEN CITY, MI – Garden City police officers will begin working 12-hour shifts Monday to save on overtime costs. The Garden City Council has authorized Garden City Manager Darwin McClary to execute a Memorandum of Understanding between the city and the Police Officers Association of Michigan. Police officers currently work 10-hour shifts. Garden City Police […]

Contracts In The News Updated

New contract summaries added for the following departments: Turlock, California Police Department Lincoln, Nebraska Fire Department Providence, Rhode Island Fire Department Aurora, Illinois Police Department (hometown of LRIS employee Marc Fuller!) View Contracts in The News table