Miami Police Recruiting In Overdrive Amid Political Pressure

Under intensifying pressure to quickly increase the number of officers on the street, Miami’s police chief and city manager have gone into recruiting overdrive this summer to better protect the public — and their own jobs. Over the past several weeks, the city has brought in additional background investigators and paid them overtime to slog […]

Police Union Attorney Claims City Manager Violated Constitutions

COLUMBIA, MO – City Manager Mike Matthes violated the state and federal constitutions Monday during a meeting with the Columbia Police Officers’ Association board in which he demanded they fire the union’s director because of a controversial Facebook post, a letter from the association’s attorney claims. Matthes contends that the issues the letter raises about […]