Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Opens Door To Limiting Police, Firefighter Unions

Two and a half years after mostly sparing police officers and firefighters from his union restrictions, Gov. Scott Walker said this week he is open to the idea of limiting their ability to collectively bargain. Such a move would go against one of the few sets of unions where he has been able to find […]

Heart Attacks A Rising Deadly Weapon Among Cops

Fatal heart attacks among law enforcement officers have been quietly mounting through the first half of this year, and most strike victims younger than 50, according to fatality data compiled by two police groups. So far this year, nine of the 58 officer deaths have been attributed to heart attacks, drawing new attention away from […]