Correction Officer’s Union Continues To Push For Changes To HALT

It’s been one year since the state implemented HALT inside prisons, and the correction officer’s union continues to argue for change, saying the policy has created extremely dangerous conditions behind prison walls. “It’s unfathomable that the New York State Legislature refuses to acknowledge what is clear to those of us who live and work in […]

Stockton Police Department Losing Officers To Nearby Cities With Better Pay

As Stockton’s police department has shrunk in recent years, a handful of departments have largely reaped the benefits: Five nearby agencies recruited more than 30 Stockton officers in about two years, a police union leader said. Three officers got jobs with the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office. Four officers went to the San Pablo Police Department. […]