Paradise Police Entice Officers With $20,000 Sign-On Bonuses

PARADISE, Calif. — The Paradise Police Department has a new strategy to attract law enforcement to the force that lost nearly half its sworn officers following the Camp Fire. The department is offering $20,000 sign-on bonuses for experienced officers ready to transfer to a department and a town rebuilding from the state’s deadliest and most […]

La Crosse Police Department Seeking Ways To Boost Officer Recruitment

With recruiting for law enforcement agencies getting tougher throughout the nation, the La Crosse Police Department is looking into new ways to attract quality officers. The department worked with the police union to develop a lateral transfer agreement, which will go before the La Crosse Common Council Thursday for approval, that lets officers with experience […]

Sheriff Ordering Deputies Off Streets Due To ‘Budgetary Concerns’

SAN ANTONIO — The Deputy Sheriff’s Association of Bexar County (DSABC) made hefty allegations Tuesday. According to the association, the Bexar County Sheriff has issued orders to take deputies off the streets to address budgetary concerns. The DSABC says it believes doing this will reduce safety for residents in the county. “We believe the safety of […]