Chief Says Better Pay Can Help Resolve Staffing Problem

SAN DIEGO, CA – Offering the best compensation of any law enforcement agency in the county would be a good first step toward resolving a persistent staffing problem in the San Diego Police Department, Chief Shelley Zimmerman said Wednesday. Her comments came at the beginning of a weeklong series of City Council hearings to sift […]

Tulsa police union files ethics complaint against DA

TULSA, OK – The Tulsa police union lodged an ethics complaint Wednesday against District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler, alleging he “unfairly” charged Officer Betty Shelby without probable cause because he “rushed” to a decision before all evidence had been submitted to his office. The ethics complaint, filed with the Oklahoma Bar Association, alleges Kunzweiler didn’t have […]

First Thursday, May 2017

Will discusses the recent passage in the House of Representative of a bill legalizing comp time in the private sector. He also covers the following cases: The Fact Witness Cannot Also Conduct Internal Affairs Investigation, City of Oakland, 137 LA 82 (Riggs 2016) Firefighter Shift Staffing Levels Negotiable, City of Allentown v. IAFF, Local 302, […]