Baltimore County Loses Appeal In Police Retiree Case

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD – An appeals court has rejected a bid by the Baltimore County government to avoid reimbursing hundreds of police retirees who were overcharged for health insurance. The county paid more than $1.7 million in damages and interest to the Fraternal Order of Police this year under a court order. But it continued […]

Philly Firefighter’s Instagram Post About Police Causes Stir

PHThe city’s firefighters union has rebuked the actions of a paramedic who posted a photo on Instagram of two black men holding guns to a white police officer’s head. But if the paramedic, Marcell Salters, is fired, the union will appeal, an official said Friday. “The paramedic involved is sorry. He realizes it was inappropriate. […]

Police Union Challenges APD Settlement With Dept. Of Justice

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – The Albuquerque Police Officers’ Association argues in a court filing that the settlement between the Department of Justice and the city undercuts the union’s collective bargaining agreement – a position the union wants a chance to argue before a federal judge approves the DOJ settlement. “It is the opinion of the APOA […]