Ithaca PBA Says Police Staffing, Violence In City Has Reached Crisis Level

The president of the union representing cops within the Ithaca Police Department says violent crime in the city and a staffing crisis have combined to create an emergency situation. He called the combination of issues ‘critical’ and said that attempts by groups like the Ithaca PBA to get city officials to address staffing have fallen […]

MPD, Union, City Craft Plan To Replace ‘Defective’ Officer Guns

More than two years after a Milwaukee Police officer’s gun would be the first of three to reportedly fire without anyone pulling the trigger, the department agreed to a plan to replace the sidearms many officers deem defective and dangerous. Flanked by Milwaukee Police Association President Andy Wagner and Mayor Cavalier Johnson, Milwaukee Police Chief […]