BART Police Officers To Receive 16 Percent Raise

OAKLAND — BART police will receive a 16 percent raise over the next four years under a contract expected to be approved Thursday. The agreement came amid a spike in violent crime over the summer, including the stabbing death of 18-year-old Nia Wilson, that elicited calls for a greater police presence on trains and in […]

$2.3M Paid To Settle Lawsuit Against Beverly Hills Police Chief

BEVERLY HILLS, CA — The Beverly Hills City Council meeting was off to a fairly tame start. Retiring members of the city’s architecture and design review committees mugged for photos at the council dais, delivering pleasant and innocuous remarks that were met by eager rounds of applause. The owner of a local cafe was honored, […]