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Categories: Command, Patrol

Mayor Dana Redd and Camden Police Chief Scott Thomson have said the agency will continue to manage even though the approximately 370-member force was hacked...

https://www.policemag.com/346600/camden-officers-begin-turning-in-badges-guns
Categories: Command, Vehicle Ops

The Baltimore Police Department could be the first major urban department to eliminate its helicopter unit in budget cuts proposed by City Hall that could...

https://www.policemag.com/345990/baltimore-city-officials-target-police-air-unit-for-elimination
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

The North Carolina Highway Patrol has suspended its training academy as budget cuts force a hiring freeze.

https://www.policemag.com/348220/budget-cuts-force-n-c-highway-patrol-to-suspend-academy
Categories: Command, Patrol, Training & Careers

Dallas wants to scale back plans to hire 191 additional police officers this year in an effort to curb costs in a time of slumping revenue. City Manager...

https://www.policemag.com/345111/dallas-official-urges-pullback-on-police-hires-through-11
Categories: Command, Patrol

King County Sheriff Sue Rahr said Thursday she hopes the deputies' guild will vote on whether to give up pay raises next year to avoid laying off cops who...

https://www.policemag.com/346902/washington-sheriff-hopes-deputies-will-vote-on-wage-concessions
Categories: Command, Patrol

Texas law enforcement officers say the number of mental health calls they respond to "is snowballing."

https://www.policemag.com/347253/texas-mental-health-cuts-shift-burden-to-cops
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

Representatives from five Texas law enforcement agencies headed to Tulsa to recruit officers who were among the 127 the Tulsa Police Department has laid off...

https://www.policemag.com/345208/texas-agencies-recruit-laid-off-tulsa-officers
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

The move will affect one class of about 50 officers, dropping the total sworn force to 9,890 by July 1. The council approved Santana's recommendation on...

https://www.policemag.com/347181/los-angeles-city-council-postpones-police-hiring
Categories: Command, Patrol, Training & Careers

The unit is staffed by openly gay and lesbian officers, and has dwindled to four officers from seven. Instead of hiring officers for those positions, Lanier...

https://www.policemag.com/344605/d-c-police-freeze-hiring-in-gay-liason-unit
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

Col. Jerry Russell, ISP chief, told lawmakers that of his current patrol force of 150 authorized positions, six are investigators, and there are 33 vacancies.

https://www.policemag.com/346599/idaho-state-police-staffed-at-1977-levels
Categories: Command, Patrol, Training & Careers

Portland Police Chief Mike Reese may implement a hiring freeze as an alternative to deeper cuts that would require layoffs as it looks for ways to trim $6.1...

https://www.policemag.com/348748/portland-police-consider-hiring-freeze
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

A city budget committee has asked the Los Angeles Police Department to stop hiring officers at least until January, as part of an effort to eliminate a $405...

https://www.policemag.com/344622/city-committee-tells-lapd-to-stop-hiring-officers
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders has proposed eliminating pensions for new-officer hires, and instead giving them a 401(k) account.

https://www.policemag.com/346883/san-diego-mayor-proposes-eliminating-pensions-for-new-officers
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

Los Angeles County supervisors Tuesday said Sheriff Lee Baca's suspension of deputy overtime has dramatically reduced patrol operations and jeopardized...

https://www.policemag.com/350637/l-a-supervisors-attack-sheriff-for-stealing-police-resources
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

An allocation of $862,000 for the patrol to train 15 highway patrol troopers at the academy in Salina was eliminated during budget talks.

https://www.policemag.com/347926/kansas-lawmakers-cut-funding-for-class-of-patrol-trainees
Categories: Command, Patrol

City officials are working to close a $110 million budget gap with the public safety layoffs, which could also include 149 firefighters.

https://www.policemag.com/347387/large-california-city-may-lay-off-quarter-of-force
Categories: Command, Patrol

Broward County, Fla., Sheriff Al Lamberti said if he isn't granted a reprieve by the County Commission this summer, his department's participation in the...

https://www.policemag.com/346578/budget-woes-may-cost-broward-county-sros
Categories: Command, Patrol

The shrinking of Sacramento's police force has been extreme; the department has lost more than 300 sworn officers and civilian staff members and more than...

https://www.policemag.com/351031/crime-increases-in-sacramento-after-deep-cuts-to-police-force
Categories: Command, Patrol

The King County (Wash.) Sheriff's Office has announced it will lay off 69 commissioned and 10 non-commissioned deputies, after the county council failed to...

https://www.policemag.com/345802/79-washington-deputies-to-receive-pink-slips
Categories: Command, Patrol

The layoffs of 80 of Oakland's 776 police officers on Monday moved closer to reality Friday as the police union's leaders agreed to all of the city's...

https://www.policemag.com/346576/layoffs-loom-for-80-oakland-officers
Categories: Command, Patrol

Twenty minutes after a killing in a Schnucks store Tuesday, Officer Kristopher Weston arrested a suspect he found hiding in some bushes. A few hours after...

https://www.policemag.com/344128/illinois-officer-commended-for-capturing-murder-suspect-then-laid-off
Categories: Command, Patrol, Special Units

Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca on Monday threatened to close the Men's Central Jail and perhaps a second detention facility when he and other county...

https://www.policemag.com/344294/l-a-county-jails-might-close-sheriff-warns
Categories: Command, Patrol

The Pontiac (Mich.) Police Department will cease to exist, after the cash-strapped city voted to turn over patrols to the Oakland County Sheriff's Office as...

https://www.policemag.com/346103/michigan-suburb-disbands-police-department
Categories: Command, Patrol

Camden, N.J., Mayor Dana Redd is pressing forward with a county takeover of policing to address a crime spike that followed police layoffs.

https://www.policemag.com/348761/camden-to-replace-municipal-cops-with-county-officers
Categories: Command, Patrol

The Bell Police Officers' Assn. is preparing to dispute the decision, saying it could hurt public safety and likely not bring the desired savings.

https://www.policemag.com/346746/california-city-of-bell-may-eliminate-pd-amid-scandal
Categories: Command, Patrol

The proposed cut was tucked away in a list of state laws, known as mandates, that would be suspended if Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's latest budget...

https://www.policemag.com/344987/schwarzenegger-reverses-plan-to-cut-benefits-to-police-firefighters-survivors
Categories: Command, Patrol

Furloughs ended Thursday for Atlanta police and firefighters, 10 days after the Atlanta City Council approved a property tax hike late last month to put...

https://www.policemag.com/344918/furloughed-atlanta-police-now-back-on-the-job
Categories: Command, Investigations, Patrol

Budgetary conditions that led to the LAPD refusing to pay officers overtime wages except in rare circumstances is striking at the core of the department's...

https://www.policemag.com/346004/overtime-caps-hamper-lapd-homicide-investigations
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

The city is going to cut the work force by 3,000 - including some 500 layoffs - and cancel January's Police Academy class to deal with a two-year budget gap...

https://www.policemag.com/344522/budget-shortfall-forces-nypd-to-cancel-january-recruit-class
Categories: Command, Patrol

County budget cuts approved Monday carried some good news for King County brothel owners -- the Sheriff's Office team responsible for shutting down the...

https://www.policemag.com/344481/budget-cuts-force-washington-sheriff-to-disband-vice-unit
Categories: Command, Patrol, Special Units

Some officers who have trained police dogs in the California city of Chula Vista are questioning the wisdom of a City Council vote on Jan. 13 to eliminate a...

https://www.policemag.com/344339/san-diego-area-agency-may-eliminate-k-9-unit-in-budget-cut
Categories: Command, Patrol

Pomona is hardly the first L.A. County city to look at disbanding its police department. Tiny Sierra Madre considered doing away with its force, but...

https://www.policemag.com/346540/another-california-city-may-disband-police-to-save-money
Categories: Command, Training & Careers

Police departments across Illinois say the state budget stalemate has left them struggling to provide necessary training to officers on everything from how...

https://www.policemag.com/355724/illinois-agencies-cancel-police-training-because-of-budget-crisis
Categories: Command, Patrol

A third city in San Mateo County, Calif., has elected to dissolve its police department and contract services to the sheriff's department. In the past year,...

https://www.policemag.com/348892/california-city-disbands-police-department
Categories: Command, Patrol

The new requirement is part of the cash-strapped department's effort to eliminate overtime and shed $128 million from its budget. It's drawn grumblings from...

https://www.policemag.com/346178/l-a-county-sheriffs-detectives-fill-in-on-patrol-shifts
Categories: Command, Patrol

Assemblyman Wesley Chesbro, a Democrat, introduced a pair of bills Tuesday that would extend the Local Safety and Protection Account. This special account...

https://www.policemag.com/346777/calif-bills-would-set-aside-funds-for-rural-leas
Categories: Command, Patrol, Special Units

Gov. Brown plans to house only the most serious and violent adult felony offenders in state prisons, while shifting low-level adult offenders, all youth...

https://www.policemag.com/346637/california-governor-to-shift-state-offenders-to-county-jails
Categories: Command, Patrol

Following the layoff of 80 Oakland officers in July due to city budget shortfalls, the department now stands at 673 officers. However, the city can only...

https://www.policemag.com/346965/oakland-to-lose-more-officers-after-funding-measures-fail
Categories: Command, Patrol

The Los Angeles Police Department would see a modest gain in sworn officers under Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's city budget that would also slash civilian...

https://www.policemag.com/349092/lapd-gains-officers-in-mayors-budget-cut-plan
Categories: Command, Patrol

The Half Moon Bay City Council voted Saturday to shut down its police department and contract out its law enforcement services to the San Mateo Sheriff's...

https://www.policemag.com/347120/calif-city-outsources-police-services-to-sheriff
Categories: Command, Patrol

Deputy Commissioner Thomas Winkowski told workers Monday morning that the agency for now is postponing planned furloughs of up to 14 days and a ban on overtime.

https://www.policemag.com/351244/border-patrol-suspends-sequestration-furloughs
Categories: Command, Patrol, Training & Careers

Detroit Police officers face a 10% wage cut and increased medical expenses under a city proposal offered today that would supplant the department's existing...

https://www.policemag.com/349655/detroit-cops-face-10-pay-cut
Categories: Command, Special Units

Deep budget cuts are forcing urban police departments to wipe out gang units, trim detectives from investigation teams, pull back on community outreach, and...

https://www.policemag.com/344270/massachusetts-cities-cutting-back-on-police-operations
Categories: Command, Patrol

An edict by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger suspending overtime pay for state workers has put the brakes on CHP special enforcement programs, including a...

https://www.policemag.com/346177/chp-ends-all-special-enforcement-programs-due-to-state-budget-impasse
Categories: Command, Patrol

A private consultant has recommended the downsizing or eliminating the Bergen County (N.J.) Police Department in a report financed with asset forfeiture funds.

https://www.policemag.com/347863/consultant-proposes-eliminating-n-j-police-department
Categories: Command, Patrol, Training & Careers

The east Texas town of Kemp eliminated its police department, becoming the latest small-town department in the nation to shift to the county sheriff for law...

https://www.policemag.com/349721/texas-town-disbands-police-force
Categories: Command, Patrol, Special Units, Training & Careers

Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca was in talks Tuesday with court officials to determine whether reducing bail for nonviolent offenders would cut jail...

https://www.policemag.com/344288/l-a-county-sheriff-suggests-lower-bails-to-cut-jail-crowding
Categories: Command, Patrol

The Paterson (N.J.) Police Department has laid off a fourth of its force, resulting in protests by a crowd of officers from the agency. The officers took to...

https://www.policemag.com/348031/third-largest-n-j-city-lays-off-125-officers
Categories: Command, Patrol

Up to 50 sheriff's department employees will be laid off from across the Orange County (Calif.) Sheriff's Department because of recent budget cuts,...

https://www.policemag.com/344960/california-sheriff-to-lay-off-up-to-50-employees
Categories: Command, Patrol

As the Los Angeles City Council weighed options to address a $208-million shortfall, Councilman Bernard C. Parks on Monday ordered the city's top budget...

https://www.policemag.com/345233/budget-strapped-l-a-considers-police-layoffs


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