Coweta Firefighters Using Hotel As Living Base After Mold Discovery At Firehouse

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — Coweta firefighters on duty will now be spending their evenings and overnights at a hotel after mold was discovered in the firehouse living quarters. Firefighters were experiencing some symptoms of mold allergies and brought their concerns to Interim Fire Chief Brian Woodward who immediately ordered outside testing through Serv-Pro. Continue reading at […]

Former LPD Officers File Claims Alleging Police Chief Made False Statements About Them

Three former Lincoln police officers who were fired after making allegations of pervasive sexual discrimination and harassment in the department have filed claims against the city alleging the police chief made false statements to the news media about them. The claims filed by Luke Bonkiewicz, Sara Khalil and Angela Sands with the city clerk seek […]

Racine Police Signing Bonus To Boost Staffing Levels

The Racine Police chief isn’t sugarcoating his staffing situation but stopped short of calling it a crisis. “I would say that is a serious level,” police Chief Maurice Robinson told WISN 12 News reporter Hillary Mintz. The chief was sitting down with WISN 12 News on Wednesday just as the police union and city are […]

CT Police Staffing Levels Down 25-to-30 Percent, Union Leaders Warn

With staffing levels for local police departments down from 25-to-30 percent, state lawmakers are beginning to grapple with potential solutions to the growing problem of recruiting and retaining law enforcement. Community roundtables and neighborhood policing are good ways to defend against crime legislators, cops and lawmakers say. But making the law enforcement profession attractive after several years […]