Syracuse Auditor To Investigate Police Department Paying Officers To Stay Home

Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse auditor Nader Maroun will investigate a Syracuse Police Department policy that paid patrol officers to stay home and not work on some shifts. Maroun confirmed the audit to Syracuse.com | The Post-Standard on Friday. The decision comes one week after members of the Syracuse Common Council’s finance committee sent a letter to Maroun asking for […]

Several Fired Tucson Cops Back On The Job After Civilian Board Review

ATucson police officer who fired several rounds into an immobile car at the end of a chase that had its windows tinted so dark he was unable to clearly see the driver he was shooting at — or any others who might have been in the vehicle — is back on the force after a […]

Union: Boost Pay To Fix 911 Center Staffing Shortage

York County 911 will post job vacancies for emergency dispatchers and call-takers starting Thursday, but union officials say recruitment and retention won’t improve until the county boosts wages. The question of job postings came up this past week after The York Dispatch reported the 911 center is operating with only 39 full-time dispatchers and call-takers — even […]