Memphis Mayor Says Police Union’s ‘Danger’ Billboards Hurting City’s Image

MEMPHIS, TN &#8211 The mayor of Memphis said billboards put up by the Memphis Police Association are hurting the city’s image and calls the message, “selfish.” The police union billboards feature the warning, “DANGER: Enter at your own risk; This city does not support public safety,” reported. Mike Williams, the president of the MPA, […]

State Finds ‘Serious’ Safety Violations In Buffalo Fire Department

BUFFALO, NY &#8211 As Buffalo firefighters turn up the heat on City Hall surrounding their contract, union officials are now sounding the alarm, claiming safety violations are putting their crews and the community at risk. For Buffalo firefighters, their air packs, ropes, and rescue devices can mean life or death for themselves and those they […]

San Jose, Police Union Strike Deal On Pensions

SAN JOSE, CA &#8211 The city of San Jose and its police union have reached an agreement that will reduce pensions for new officers and ends a dispute over efforts to reduce costly retirement benefits. The settlement with the San Jose Police Officers’ Association was struck late Thursday. An arbitration hearing was planned for Friday […]