Chief Questions Waterloo Firefighter Residency Policy

WATERLOO — Fire Chief Pat Treloar is asking city leaders to stop forcing firefighters to live within 10 miles of City Hall. Treloar said the 10-mile residency requirement adopted in 2006 for “critical” municipal employees is hurting recruitment efforts and should be expanded to 60 miles. “I feel our current residency policy is far too […]

Rochester Police Union President Concerned About Officer Safety

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — The president of Rochester’s police union, the Rochester Locust Club, says his officers aren’t safe on the street. Mike Mazzeo says 100 officers have been injured over the past ten months. Mazzeo tells News 8 that officers are being injured while trying to get people to follow verbal commands. Usually, he […]