Union: New Orleans Officers Still Working Without COVID-19 Hazard Pay

NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans Police Department officers are seeking hazard pay through the New Orleans Civil Service Commission. They say that an emergency pay rate equivalent to overtime should have kicked in once Cantrell declared an emergency and sent many city workers home. “It’s not just officers exposing themselves to the virus,” said Donovan […]

Board Of Public Safety Approves Temporary Pay Increase For South Bend Police Officers

SOUTH BEND, IN — Citing the need to remain competitive with other departments and retain officers on an already depleted force, city officials received the Board of Public Safety’s approval for a temporary pay increase for South Bend police officers. Presenting the resolution at Wednesday’s Board of Public Safety meeting, Mayor James Mueller said the […]