Miami police challenge trooper’s arrest of officer

MIAMI, FL &#8211 Some Miami police officers are furious that a Florida state trooper took a Miami cop down at gunpoint and put him in handcuffs after a high speed chase through Broward County. Trooper Donna Watts arrested Miami Officer Fausto Lopez early on the morning of October 11th. Her dashboard camera recorded the Miami […]

Long Beach council OKs firefighter pension reform deal

LONG BEACH, CA &#8211 The Long Beach City Council voted 8-0 Tuesday for a firefighter pension reform agreement that saves $35.9 million over the next 10 years and reinstates four-responder engine staffing. Councilwoman Rae Gabelich was absent. Though the deal restores four-person engine staffing, which had been cut to three on some engines, it also […]