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Canberra Times
The business of educating othersran charity programs and fed the homeless. At university he volunteered as the
The business of educating others
Canberra Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
ran charity programs and fed the homeless. At university he volunteered as the only student on the occupational, health and safety committee because "no one else would do it". And he created a society that held regular networking events just so... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Status quo cannot continue:” Lawmaker suggests hiring more MPD officers from low-income neighborhoodsnot resort to deadly force,” Rep. Young said. Alderman Bob Donovan is the chai
“Status quo cannot continue:” Lawmaker suggests hiring more MPD officers from low-income neighborhoods
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 12 hours ago
not resort to deadly force,” Rep. Young said. Alderman Bob Donovan is the chair of the Milwaukee Common Council’s Public Safety Committee. He helped draft a “Public Safety Action Plan” unveiled Tuesday that calls for the hiring of 280 new... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Church Hill EMS closes doors, Hawkins County EMS taking overbe a fix," Murrell said. "We just don't know for sure what the fix is going to
Church Hill EMS closes doors, Hawkins County EMS taking over
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 hours ago
be a fix," Murrell said. "We just don't know for sure what the fix is going to be, that's entirely up to the county public safety committee and county commission." We're told all emergency calls have been answered at this time, so while the... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Police to crackdown on drunk, impaired drivingfriends to help and remember that law enforcement will see you before you see t
Police to crackdown on drunk, impaired driving
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 19 hours ago
friends to help and remember that law enforcement will see you before you see them," Terri Egan, acting Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee chair and Department of Motor Vehicles executive deputy commissioner, said in the release. In New York,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Report of secret aerial surveillance by Baltimore police prompts questions, outrageof the things that have come out about the police department," said City Counci
Report of secret aerial surveillance by Baltimore police prompts questions, outrage
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
of the things that have come out about the police department," said City Councilman Brandon Scott, vice chair of the public safety committee, who said he first learned about the program through the Bloomberg article. He was referring to the recent... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown council safety committee cancels Thursday meetingPublished: Wed, August 24, 2016 @ 12:13 p.m. YOUNGSTOWN — The Youngstown City
Youngstown council safety committee cancels Thursday meeting
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 hours ago
Published: Wed, August 24, 2016 @ 12:13 p.m. YOUNGSTOWN — The Youngstown City Council Safety Committee meeting scheduled for Thursday has been canceled. Contact the City Clerk’s office at 330-742-8707 with questions. Sign up for our newsletter to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DRTS Warns Cyclists to Be Cautioustake extra caution when using the road. Kereemang said this on August 19 durin
DRTS Warns Cyclists to Be Cautious
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
take extra caution when using the road. Kereemang said this on August 19 during a cycling race organised by DRTS and Road Safety Committee which was held at Kediretswe grounds in Palapye under the theme "Safe Cycling." "Cyclists are the most... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
No quarter: Council nixes meters for Center Street parking lot in North Adamsby a 7-2 vote at the Aug. 9 council meeting, but required a second vote to be f
No quarter: Council nixes meters for Center Street parking lot in North Adams
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
by a 7-2 vote at the Aug. 9 council meeting, but required a second vote to be finalized. In an uncommon move, the public safety committee held a meeting after the full council's vote to hear from downtown business owners who opposed the plan but... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Jeffersontown officials talking extra safety measures after burglarieswhen thieves drove a truck through the building, officials are talking extra sa
Jeffersontown officials talking extra safety measures after burglaries
WLKY Louisville / Posted yesterday
when thieves drove a truck through the building, officials are talking extra safety measures. The Jeffersontown safety committee met Tuesday to discuss ways to protect its gun and pharmaceutical businesses from falling victim to similar... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
More officers, deputies, less GPS monitoring, review of pursuit policy among public safety recommendationsMILWAUKEE — Members of Milwaukee’s Common Council, including President Ashanti
More officers, deputies, less GPS monitoring, review of pursuit policy among public safety recommendations
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
MILWAUKEE — Members of Milwaukee’s Common Council, including President Ashanti Hamilton and Public Safety Committee Chair Alderman Bob Donovan on Tuesday afternoon, August 23rd unveiled a series of recommendations intended to address Milwaukee’s... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bills to mandate prison for sexually assaulting unconscious victims, redefine rape clear Assembly panelperson as a more severe crime than attacking an unconscious person, and the leg
Bills to mandate prison for sexually assaulting unconscious victims, redefine rape clear Assembly panel
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
person as a more severe crime than attacking an unconscious person, and the legislation endorsed by the Assembly Public Safety Committee seeks to eliminate that seeming absurdity. Brock Turner's case, and the gripping testimonial his victim... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Dog-Mauling Death Prompts New ProtocolService Answering Point (PSAP) Director Michael Briscoe and Deputy Director Geo
Dog-Mauling Death Prompts New Protocol
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Service Answering Point (PSAP) Director Michael Briscoe and Deputy Director George Peet told the Board of Alders Public Safety Committee during a workshop at City Hall that a review of the 911 call for help on the day that New Haven native... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
State Unemployment Rates Still Highenticed officers around the state to begin drawing their pensions earlier than
State Unemployment Rates Still High
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
enticed officers around the state to begin drawing their pensions earlier than they might have planned. Santa Fe’s Public Safety Committee recently approved a resolution calling on officials to work together on a plan for retaining officers.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
What Would Legislators Like To Know When Making Decision?In some cases, obtaining information that's needed to make those decisions can
What Would Legislators Like To Know When Making Decision?
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
In some cases, obtaining information that's needed to make those decisions can be a challenge. Take July's Public Safety Committee meeting for instance. As county legislators spoke with Ned Barone, public defender, on new eligibility guidelines for... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Make property owners part of meth solutionwith destroying these operations and restoring the habitability of rental prope
Make property owners part of meth solution
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
with destroying these operations and restoring the habitability of rental properties. City council's traffic and safety committee recently agreed to recommend a new ordinance calling for property owners to pay for the cleanup or face... Read more
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USA Today
Cincinnati police union wants more pay for officers to wear body camerassaying, 'Hey, you forgot something,' " Hils said. Councilman Christopher Smith
Cincinnati police union wants more pay for officers to wear body cameras
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
saying, 'Hey, you forgot something,' " Hils said. Councilman Christopher Smitherman, chairman of Council's Law and Public Safety Committee, said body cameras are meant to protect the officers. "This is to support our officers at a time when... Read more
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Willowbrook Suburban Life
Elmhurst officials approve $50,000 grant for struggling American Legionthe American Legion was first brought to the attention of the City Council abou
Elmhurst officials approve $50,000 grant for struggling American Legion
Willowbrook Suburban Life / Posted 6 days ago
the American Legion was first brought to the attention of the City Council about one year ago when the Public Affairs and Safety Committee recommended allowing the organization to offer video gaming in its facility. According to the report out of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Uber says most of its safety incidents involve 'abusive riders on drivers'Guild, the first labor organization for Uber drivers now representing 35,000 Ne
Uber says most of its safety incidents involve 'abusive riders on drivers'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Guild, the first labor organization for Uber drivers now representing 35,000 New York City drivers, recently launched a safety committee to focus on issues of driver safety. Spokeswoman Moira Muntz said the union is "exploring the best way to... Read more
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Salem News
Arrests pending after Ellsworth meth lab bustof the ordinance, but then it was referred to the Committee of the Whole for fu
Arrests pending after Ellsworth meth lab bust
Salem News / Posted 6 days ago
of the ordinance, but then it was referred to the Committee of the Whole for further discussion. Members of the Traffic & Safety Committee, which recommended the ordinance to council, described the main purpose behind it as protection of the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
North Adams businesses again rail against meter planfeed them," said Jeffrey Thomas, executive director of Lever at 85 Main St. In
North Adams businesses again rail against meter plan
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
feed them," said Jeffrey Thomas, executive director of Lever at 85 Main St. In an uncommon move, the City Council's Public Safety Committee held another hearing Tuesday on the proposal — less than a week after the council voted 7-2 to approve the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Local NORML chapter supports Boyd pot proposalNORML said in a statement. The ordinance is scheduled for a hearing at 10:30 a
Local NORML chapter supports Boyd pot proposal
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
NORML said in a statement. The ordinance is scheduled for a hearing at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in the council's Public Safety Committee in the fifth floor conference room of City Hall, 125 N. Main. Ryan Poe is a politics and policy reporter... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police to return medals of valor awarded after 107-old Arkansas man fatally shotto and I said, well, somebody is going to have to." Hollingworth said Alderman
Police to return medals of valor awarded after 107-old Arkansas man fatally shot
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
to and I said, well, somebody is going to have to." Hollingworth said Alderman George Stepps, who serves on the public safety committee, will accept the medals in place of Walker. Attempts to reach Walker were unsuccessful Wednesday. Hubanks... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Force in NumbersAccording to figures presented at Monday’s meeting of the City Council’s Public
Force in Numbers
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
According to figures presented at Monday’s meeting of the City Council’s Public Safety Committee, there were 36 incidents in which some type of force was used by Pasadena police officers between Jan. 1 and June 30. Also in that time, there were 22... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Returning medals of valor, police sayto and I said, well, somebody is going to have to." Hollingworth said Alderman
Returning medals of valor, police say
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
to and I said, well, somebody is going to have to." Hollingworth said Alderman George Stepps, who serves on the public safety committee, will accept the medals in place of Walker. Attempts to reach Walker were unsuccessful Wednesday. Hubanks... Read more
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The Morning Call
Proposed lost/stolen gun law tabled indefinitely by Allentown Councillaw that would require gun owners to report lost and stolen firearms was tabled
Proposed lost/stolen gun law tabled indefinitely by Allentown Council
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
law that would require gun owners to report lost and stolen firearms was tabled indefinitely by Allentown Council's public safety committee Wednesday – leaving the future of the bill uncertain. The bill, which would require gun owners to report a... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis council member to propose easing marijuana penaltiesmarijuana possession in some cases. Council member Berlin Boyd said he'll pres
Memphis council member to propose easing marijuana penalties
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
marijuana possession in some cases. Council member Berlin Boyd said he'll present an ordinance in the council's Public Safety committee meeting at 10 a.m. Tuesday that would let police officers choose whether to charge or fine people possessing... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
New bylaw takes in rural addressesof the numbers that you're going to use," Enforcement Services manager Chris Ma
New bylaw takes in rural addresses
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
of the numbers that you're going to use," Enforcement Services manager Chris Manuel said during a meeting of the Community Safety Committee on Tuesday. Mayor Bill Given asked if the city had the power to enforce the requirements in cases of... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
City looking at intermunicipal co-operationof its future schools. As the school serves mostly county residents, Mayor Bil
City looking at intermunicipal co-operation
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
of its future schools. As the school serves mostly county residents, Mayor Bill Given suggested Tuesday, during community safety committee meeting, the city ask the county to join in, making it an intermunicipal infrastructure project. The school... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis councilman to introduce ordinance to decriminalize small amounts of marijuanaof marijuana, representatives from Boyd’s office announced Wednesday. He will
Memphis councilman to introduce ordinance to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 7 days ago
of marijuana, representatives from Boyd’s office announced Wednesday. He will introduce the ordinance in the Public Safety Committee at the next City Council meeting, Aug. 23. The ordinance would institute a $50 civil penalty for possessing... Read more
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Island Packet
Town Council keeps legal opinion on ‘lock-out’ units privatetown,” Hopkins said. Instead of responding to the request, Town Council instea
Town Council keeps legal opinion on ‘lock-out’ units private
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
town,” Hopkins said. Instead of responding to the request, Town Council instead approved a recommendation from the Public Safety Committee to have town staff meet with residents of Oceanwalk Villas along with reviewing the town’s land management... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New Paterson nightly traffic patrol takes aim at crimesystem that would require officers to write a certain number of tickets. Counc
New Paterson nightly traffic patrol takes aim at crime
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
system that would require officers to write a certain number of tickets. Councilman Michael Jackson, who heads the public safety committee, favored the idea. “This is something I’ve been asking for,” Jackson said. “You have a lot of infractions... Read more
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Salem News
Meth clean-up ordinance pulled back for discussionare being held to their responsibility to ensure safety whenever they sell the
Meth clean-up ordinance pulled back for discussion
Salem News / Posted 8 days ago
are being held to their responsibility to ensure safety whenever they sell the property or rent it out. The Traffic & Safety Committee voted 3-0 last week to forward the proposed ordinance to city council for approval, with members stressing... Read more
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Daily Herald
'100 Day Plan' outlines goals for new Carpentersville fire chiefideas and jump headfirst into his leadership role. The plan largely centers ar
'100 Day Plan' outlines goals for new Carpentersville fire chief
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
ideas and jump headfirst into his leadership role. The plan largely centers around the creation of committees -- such as a safety committee, a training committee and an interdepartmental budget team -- that will focus on reviewing past practices,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
City Council to consider law protecting people who watch, record policeenforcement officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge,” the ordinance says. A memo to
City Council to consider law protecting people who watch, record police
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
enforcement officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge,” the ordinance says. A memo to Councilmember M. Lorena González’s public-safety committee, set to discuss the ordinance Wednesday, spells out why Herbold believes the step is needed. “Across the... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
City to install more crosswalksto be needed, traffic engineering supervisor Robin Hutchinson explained in Tues
City to install more crosswalks
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
to be needed, traffic engineering supervisor Robin Hutchinson explained in Tuesday's City of Grande Prairie community safety committee meeting. The former criterion was the 1998 version of the Pedestrian Crossing Control Guide, published by... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
City Council calls for emergency meeting to approve downtown safety planofficials have had three different meetings to talk about what some are calling
City Council calls for emergency meeting to approve downtown safety plan
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
officials have had three different meetings to talk about what some are calling a "crisis" downtown. At the public safety committee meeting Tuesday afternoon, Police Chief James Barber answered questions from the Council. The main questions... Read more
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Daily Journal
Should more NJ police use Tasers, stun guns?presuming they undergo a training course approved by the Police Training Commis
Should more NJ police use Tasers, stun guns?
Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
presuming they undergo a training course approved by the Police Training Commission. Rible sits on the Law and Public Safety Committee with Carroll. “I think if there’s a person that you can somehow stop from maybe passively resisting without... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
City council calls for emergency meeting to approve downtown safety planofficials have had three different meetings to talk about what some are calling
City council calls for emergency meeting to approve downtown safety plan
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
officials have had three different meetings to talk about what some are calling a "crisis" downtown. At the public safety committee meeting Tuesday afternoon, Police Chief James Barber answered questions from the council. The main questions... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Gates Chili CSD ups security over summerrenovations are expected to be completed by this Fall. ALSO: Mike Romach, a la
Gates Chili CSD ups security over summer
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 8 days ago
renovations are expected to be completed by this Fall. ALSO: Mike Romach, a law enforcement officer and member of our Safety Committee, will be meeting with teachers about the best ways to communicate with students about lockdowns and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson could increase traffic tickets 100% with new night enforcementthat would require officers to write a certain number of tickets. But Councilm
Paterson could increase traffic tickets 100% with new night enforcement
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
that would require officers to write a certain number of tickets. But Councilman Michael Jackson, head of the public safety committee, said he favored the idea. “This is something I’ve been asking for,” Jackson said. “You have a lot of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson could increase traffic tickets 100% increase with new night enforcementthat would require officers to write a certain number of tickets. But Councilm
Paterson could increase traffic tickets 100% increase with new night enforcement
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
that would require officers to write a certain number of tickets. But Councilman Michael Jackson, head of the public safety committee, said he favored the idea. “This is something I’ve been asking for,” Jackson said. “You have a lot of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Benton County sets courts meetingsthe peace with questions. "Two weeks is a tight turnaround," Joel Jones, justi
Benton County sets courts meetings
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
the peace with questions. "Two weeks is a tight turnaround," Joel Jones, justice of the peace and chairman of the Public Safety Committee, said Monday. Jones wanted to have two committee meetings -- one with only the justices of the peace and one... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Alcohol advertising on Auckland busThe strategy, which aims to minimise exposure to alcohol marketing, was reviewe
Alcohol advertising on Auckland bus
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The strategy, which aims to minimise exposure to alcohol marketing, was reviewed at the council's community development and safety committee meeting on August 3. This month it was revealed the council holds investments in soft drink, alcohol and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
New hearing set on North Adams parking meter planNORTH ADAMS >> A plan to charge for parking on Center Street is not quite
New hearing set on North Adams parking meter plan
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
NORTH ADAMS >> A plan to charge for parking on Center Street is not quite finalized. The City Council's Public Safety Committee will give the public one last chance to weigh in on a plan to install meters in the Center Street parking... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Good-government groups blast backroom deal that sank police-reform billsagreement circulated, and even that was not sent out to council members. Vanes
Good-government groups blast backroom deal that sank police-reform bills
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 days ago
agreement circulated, and even that was not sent out to council members. Vanessa Gibson, who chairs the council's Public Safety Committee, told Crain’s the agreement “is not on paper yet,” but “we all know” what the changes entail from verbal... Read more
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KERA North Texas
As Police Officers Leave Dallas, Other North Texas Departments Benefitnot going to be enough to keep them in Dallas. In May, Dallas Police Chief Dav
As Police Officers Leave Dallas, Other North Texas Departments Benefit
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
not going to be enough to keep them in Dallas. In May, Dallas Police Chief David Brown addressed the City Council’s public safety committee. He said he’d already lost 135 officers this fiscal year, which ends in October. He said he’d only been able... Read more
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KERA North Texas
As Police Officers Leave Dallas, Area Departments Benefitnot going to be enough to keep them in Dallas. In May, Dallas Police Chief Dav
As Police Officers Leave Dallas, Area Departments Benefit
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
not going to be enough to keep them in Dallas. In May, Dallas Police Chief David Brown addressed the city council’s public safety committee. He said he’d already lost 135 officers this fiscal year, which ends in October. He said he’d only been able... Read more
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The Age
Lawyers call for the P-plate driving age to be lowered to 17Victoria should lower the P-plate licence age to 17. The inquiry is being condu
Lawyers call for the P-plate driving age to be lowered to 17
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
Victoria should lower the P-plate licence age to 17. The inquiry is being conducted by the law reform, road and community safety committee. The Law Institute says the minimum probationary driving age should be considered in the context of a young... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
County to seek proposals for services at jailAnoka County Board’s July 12 meeting on the recommendation of Commissioner Juli
County to seek proposals for services at jail
ABC Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
Anoka County Board’s July 12 meeting on the recommendation of Commissioner Julie Braastad, who chairs the board’s Public Safety Committee, at the request of Sheriff James Stuart.The county’s current contract with A’Viands to provide jail food and... Read more
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