St. Louis Police Officers Association
St. Louis Police Chief Dan Isom is proposing to reduce the city’s nine police districts and downsize his command staff.
Police union warns safety of public and officers would be at risk
Charlie talks with Police Union Business Manager Jeff Roorda about possible police offcers’ layoffs; with Actor/Director Alex Hyde-White; with STL County Library Director Charles Pace about tax levy ballot initiative; with Tony La Russa, former STL Cardinals Skipper; with Washburn Univ. Prof. Paul Byrne about TIF’s; and with STL Cards Broadcaster Mike Shannon.
Police Union worries DNA information could be used in the future against the officer’s best interests.
September 15th balloting to be thrown out, published report says
Was the first vote tainted, or did somebody just want another chance to win?
Blank ballots allegedly found in secretary’s desk and other red flags.
Charlie talks with U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill about wasteful Pentagon contracts and increasing taxes on the wealthy…Former President of the STL Police Ofcrs. Assn. Sgt. Gary Wiegert says don’t give control of STLP to the City until the City cleans up its own “house”.
Deal means raises for officers and sets procedures for discipline
Mayor Slay was in a good mood, as his plan for local control was taking shape.