Police Union

Some articles on police, unions, union:

Norm Gardner - Toronto City Councillor
... In early 1998, Gardner unseated Maureen Prinsloo as chair of the Toronto Police Services Board ... right-wing Toronto Sun praised him as "pro-police", while the centre-left Toronto Star argued that he had developed a "reputation as an apologist for police" ... supported a comprehensive overhaul of the police service's administrative structure ...
Boston Police Strike - Events Leading To The Strike
... The police determined to organize under an AFL charter in order to gain support from other unions in their negotiations with the Commissioner and, if it came to it, a potential strike ... On August 11, Curtis issued a General Order forbidding police officers to join any "organization, club or body outside the department," making an exception ... argued that such a rule was based on conflict of interest between police officers' duties and union membership It is or should be apparent to any thinking person that the police department of this or ...

Famous quotes containing the words union and/or police:

    What should concern Massachusetts is not the Nebraska Bill, nor the Fugitive Slave Bill, but her own slaveholding and servility. Let the State dissolve her union with the slaveholder.... Let each inhabitant of the State dissolve his union with her, as long as she delays to do her duty.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The State has but one face for me: that of the police. To my eyes, all of the State’s ministries have this single face, and I cannot imagine the ministry of culture other than as the police of culture, with its prefect and commissioners.
    Jean Dubuffet (1901–1985)