Cleveland Mayor Proposes Age Limit Increase For Police Officers

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – Cleveland Mayor Justin Bibb is proposing an amendment to a city ordinance that would raise the maximum age for cadets on the Cleveland Division of Police to 55 years old, according to a release from the city. The proposal, if passed, would amend the 2012 ordinance that capped the age at […]

36-Hour Shifts, 80-Hour Weeks: Workers Are Being Burned Out By Overtime

Virginia Beach firefighter Max Gonano was coming off a 24-hour shift on Father’s Day when he was told he’d have to work another 12 hours to cover for a staffing shortfall. By the time he got off work at 8 p.m., he’d missed the day with his 2-year-old and 4-year-old children and spent 36 hours […]