Seattle Police Officer’s Guild President Paints Grave Picture Of Officer Shortage

SEATTLE — The president of the Seattle police union is raising questions about the number of officers who have left the Seattle Police Department, suggesting the agency is not being fully forthcoming about the true number of people who have left the department in recent months. Mike Solan, president of the Seattle Police Officers’ Guild, is […]

Alleged Drug Use Among New Britain Firefighters Raises Questions About Testing

Many Connecticut fire departments have policies that would have detected early on the apparent on-the-job drug use that had occurred in New Britain, officials say. “It’s scary,” said Alan Zygmunt, public information officer at the Connecticut Fire Academy. “Anything that undermines the public trust is always a tragedy for the fire service.” New Britain Mayor […]