Reno City Council Votes To Lay Off 35 Firefighters

RENO, NV &#8211 In a 5-2 vote, the Reno City Council on Wednesday authorized laying off 35 firefighters despite pleas from the fire union and homeowners to preserve the jobs. The layoffs became necessary after the city lost a federal grant that was to fund 50 firefighters next year. City staff found enough money to […]

Police Unions Call For Resignation Of D.A. Amid Sign-Tampering Drama

Law enforcement unions in Riverside County are calling for District Attorney Paul Zellerbach to step down after he was seen tampering with his election rival’s campaign sign. The incident has heightened tensions in the battle between police chiefs and law enforcement labor unions for control of the D.A.’s office. Zellerbach is a career Riverside County […]

Albuquerque PD Quickly Removes Recruitment Facebook Post

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. &#8211 Albuquerque’s troubled police department has already had a hard time recruiting new officers. Most recently the department’s recruitment unit posted a unique job description on its Facebook page. “You work all hours of the day and night, and on your wedding anniversary, and on Christmas,” it reads. “People curse you, you can’t […]