Vallejo Police Union Hands Down Vote Of No-Confidence Against Top Cop

VALLEJO, Calif. – The Vallejo police union revealed Wednesday that they’ve issued a vote of no-confidence against Police Chief Shawny Williams. At a news conference, union attorneys said they tried to keep the December vote under wraps, imploring city officials to make a change. But they said they were forced to go public because of the city’s inaction. […]

D.C. Leaders Say New Contract Will Help Recruit, Retain Police

A new contract overwhelmingly ratified by rank-and-file D.C. police officers would raise salaries and make them more competitive with other agencies around the country competing to fill law enforcement jobs, city and union leaders said Thursday. All but 21 of 1,341 members who voted in Wednesday night’s referendum approved the city’s offer of a 10 […]