Newly Formed Dallas Police Women’s Association Looks To Change PD Culture

DALLAS — Almost 10 years ago, what first began as an informal group of female Dallas police officers has now become the newest official union in the city.  Officer Jennifer Atherton is the president of the newly formed Dallas Police Women’s Association, CBS Texas reported.   Atherton said a line from the movie “The Heat” about “it’s hard […]

Chicago Police To Try Rehiring Retired Cops, In Bid To Bolster Ranks, Officials Say

The Chicago Police Department is launching a new effort to win back retired CPD officers and hire sworn officers serving other law enforcement agencies. The two programs seek to bolster the police force’s ranks by allowing retired Chicago officers and officers from outside the city to get salary credit for their experience and avoid requirements […]