DC Announces Hiring Bonuses For Police As City Seeks To Crack Down On Rising Crime

Officers who join the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, D.C., could receive a hefty signing bonus under a new recruitment campaign launched by the mayor as the city seeks to crack down on rising crime rates. The MPD will offer new recruits a $25,000 hiring bonus, which is a $5,000 increase from the current signing bonus that […]

San Jose Police Union Executive Facing Fentanyl-Smuggling Charges Fired

A San Jose police union executive who was charged with drug trafficking has been fired, the union said Friday. The San Jose Police Officers’ Association (POA) said Joanne Segovia was fired as a result of the first phase of the union’s internal investigation. Segovia served in the role of executive director for 20 years and […]