Eugene Police Disregarded One-Third of Daily Service Calls

EUGENE, OR — The Eugene Police Department disregarded one-third of the daily average service calls it received, according to recent statistics from the department. Interim Police Director David James recently told city councilors the department did so because the calls were deemed low priority and no officer would be available — either immediately or hours […]

St. Louis Prop P Pay Raises Helping Police Departments With Officer Retention

Fox 2/News 11 have aired multiple reports in recent months on police departments that can’t keep officers. The St. Louis County Police Department appears to be bucking that trend. Pay raises from the Prop P tax hike in St. Louis County passed last April took effect at the beginning of this year. Two months in, […]