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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Dallas PD Plan: Rehire Retired Officers As Civilians Temporarilyby going back to work for the city, it really is a win-win for both sides.” Da
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 hours ago
by going back to work for the city, it really is a win-win for both sides.” Dallas Councilman Adam McGough, who chairs the Public Safety Committee, said, “It sounds like a win-win. We’ll see how the interest is. I hope there’s men and women out... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham mayor-elect announces committees to address public safety, transparency, social justiceto know how it is spent at all times. Whatever it is." Here are the committees
Al.com / Posted 7 hours ago
to know how it is spent at all times. Whatever it is." Here are the committees: The Neighborhood Revitalization and Public Safety Committee will focus on blight, affordable housing, public safety, small business development and... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Lawmakers want Austintown bridge dedicated to women veteransbridge would be only the second in the state honoring women veterans. Boccieri
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 16 hours ago
bridge would be only the second in the state honoring women veterans. Boccieri and Lepore-Hagan’s legislation has 13 bipartisan cosponsors and is likely to receive its assignment to the House Transportation and Public Safety Committee th... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Legislators want Austintown bridge renamed to honor female veteranssacrifices these women made as a part of our armed forces.” Lepore-Hagan said.
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
sacrifices these women made as a part of our armed forces.” Lepore-Hagan said. Boccieri and Lepore-Hagan’s legislation, which has 13 bipartisan cosponsors, is likely to be assigned to the House Transportation and Public Safety Committee next... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Bicycle bedlam hits Billtownincidents of teens riding bicycles recklessly has slowed, according to Councilm
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
incidents of teens riding bicycles recklessly has slowed, according to Councilman Joel Henderson, a member of council’s public safety committee and the Vallamont Neighborhood Watch Group. “I have a feeling they know the heat is on and are in... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Vigil held for 31-old gunned down near Birmingham nightclubfaster,” Morris said. There have been a number of complaints by people who liv
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
faster,” Morris said. There have been a number of complaints by people who live near Onyx. Earlier this week, the city's public safety committee recommending to yank the club's business license. We’re told city council will ultimately decide that... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Vigil held for 31-old gunned down near Birmingham nightclubfaster,” Morris said. There have been a number of complaints by people who liv
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
faster,” Morris said. There have been a number of complaints by people who live near Onyx. Earlier this week, the city's public safety committee recommending to yank the club's business license. We’re told city council will ultimately decide that... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Green Council approves increase in fines for altering historic buildingson a request by Latino Bar and Grille, formerly Mariachi Grill, at 3430 S. Arli
The Suburbanite / Posted 3 days ago
on a request by Latino Bar and Grille, formerly Mariachi Grill, at 3430 S. Arlington Road, to obtain a new liquor license. Public safety committee chairman Skip Summerville said the city had received "no complaints with this liquor license" in the... Read more
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The Mercury News
26 years after firestorm, Oakland struggles with compliance in fire-prone hillsnoted that some of the properties identified in the the survey, which has been
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
noted that some of the properties identified in the the survey, which has been sent to the Oakland City Council’s Public Safety Committee, either passed inspections when they should not have, or at the time of the survey were still waiting... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
City ordinance would prohibit questioning of immigration statusimmigration status. That would include prohibiting police officers and EMS per
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
immigration status. That would include prohibiting police officers and EMS personnel. Members of the council's Public Safety Committee passed the ordinance out of committee Wednesday. Councilman David James, who agrees with the... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
City to reconsider speeding camerascity. The council discussed the issue at Thursday’s work session. Councilman M
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
city. The council discussed the issue at Thursday’s work session. Councilman Michael Johnson, who heads up the council’s public safety committee, said he would like to see cameras installed. “I want to bring it back up because I wanted it in... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office to present proposal for new helicopterThe Charleston County Sheriff's office will be presenting a proposal to the Cha
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
The Charleston County Sheriff's office will be presenting a proposal to the Charleston County Government Public Safety Committee to purchase a new helicopter. Officials say the helicopter will help provide continued public safety services to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Oakland police more likely to stop African-Americans, report findsvery serious situation when people encounter police,” said Deputy Chief LeRonne
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
very serious situation when people encounter police,” said Deputy Chief LeRonne Armstrong, who presented the report to the Public Safety Committee on Oct. 10. “Obviously we are, as a department, recognizing the disparities that exist within the... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
Homeless, addictions often invisible problems in Lake Cowichan. “It’s time to discuss things like this,” Forrest said. Coun. Carolyne Austi
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
. “It’s time to discuss things like this,” Forrest said. Coun. Carolyne Austin said the subject has been discussed in a public safety committee she attends, but warned, “If we sanctioned the general public to go out and pick up needles, we might... Read more
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Boston Herald
Bay State driver deaths on risefaced similar complaints, in addition to worries about racial profiling. Just
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
faced similar complaints, in addition to worries about racial profiling. Just last week, the chairman of the Legislature’s public safety committee lamented that the panel would “get hammered” if it recommended passing Roy’s bill, according to the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
City dam that flooded may be removedsince the incident in June. On Monday, Allaire asked that the issue be referre
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
since the incident in June. On Monday, Allaire asked that the issue be referred to one of the aldermen committees for more discussion. The board voted unanimously to send it to the Public Safety Committee. patrick.mcardle @rutla... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Council votes to hold hearing on Onyx Lounge license revocationto hold a public hearing on the topic of revoking the business license for the
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
to hold a public hearing on the topic of revoking the business license for the Onyx Lounge. The day before, members of the public safety committee voted to send the item to the full council after the club’s owner asked that his business be allowed... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA Looking to Expand List of Prohibited Protest Itemsdriven by a white supremacist crashed into a crowd. "We're looking at best pra
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
driven by a white supremacist crashed into a crowd. "We're looking at best practices. These are rallies and protests and meetings where these issues have occurred in the past," Englander said at a meeting of the Public Safety Committee las... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Aldermen hope to hear from Interim Chief O’TooleFriday, the Board of Aldermen passed a resolution, calling for Interim Police C
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
Friday, the Board of Aldermen passed a resolution, calling for Interim Police Chief Lawrence O'Toole to appear before the Public Safety Committee. Backers of the non-binding resolution say they want O'Toole to answer for the tactics used by... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Alders Recognize The Injured, Fallenwounds. Quinnipiac Meadows Alder Gerald Antunes, a retired police officer who
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 days ago
wounds. Quinnipiac Meadows Alder Gerald Antunes, a retired police officer who also serves as the chairman of the alders Public Safety Committee, said that the two officers were not being honored because they were shot. That is an unfortunate... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Aldermen hope to hear from Interim Chief O’TooleFriday, the Board of Aldermen passed a resolution, calling for Interim Police C
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
Friday, the Board of Aldermen passed a resolution, calling for Interim Police Chief Lawrence O'Toole to appear before the Public Safety Committee. Backers of the non-binding resolution say they want O'Toole to answer for the tactics used by... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Council approves South Lincoln Street contractweek, the city Finance Committee approved sending the fire station bill to the
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
week, the city Finance Committee approved sending the fire station bill to the council for more discussion. The city's Public Safety Committee approved the new Fire Station No. 2 schematic design plans last month. Part of the city's Sales Tax... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham Council committee: Revoke Onyx Lounge licensethe revocation of Onyx Lounge's business license. A Monday evening public hear
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
the revocation of Onyx Lounge's business license. A Monday evening public hearing before the council's three-member public safety committee was scheduled prior to the fatal shooting at the nightclub at 615 8th Ave West near Legion... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Benton County eyes space needsbe sorted out as the courts building project dictates, Moehring said. Joel Jon
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
be sorted out as the courts building project dictates, Moehring said. Joel Jones, justice of the peace and chairman of the Public Safety Committee, suggested storage space for the election equipment could be separate from the election offices if... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
St. Louis aldermen to hear from chief on protest responsea lawsuit. The Board of Aldermen on Friday approved a resolution to have inter
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 10 days ago
a lawsuit. The Board of Aldermen on Friday approved a resolution to have interim Chief Lawrence O’Toole appear before the Public Safety Committee. A police spokeswoman says O’Toole has not seen the resolution nor been invited to the committee. A... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
St Louis aldermen to hear from chief on protest responsea lawsuit. The Board of Aldermen on Friday approved a resolution to have inter
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 days ago
a lawsuit. The Board of Aldermen on Friday approved a resolution to have interim Chief Lawrence O'Toole appear before the Public Safety Committee. A police spokeswoman says O'Toole has not seen the resolution nor been invited to the committee. A... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
St. Louis aldermen to hear from chief on protest responsea lawsuit. The Board of Aldermen on Friday approved a resolution to have inter
KOMU Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
a lawsuit. The Board of Aldermen on Friday approved a resolution to have interim Chief Lawrence O'Toole appear before the Public Safety Committee. A police spokeswoman says O'Toole has not seen the resolution nor been invited to the committee. A... Read more
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TribLIVE
Aspinwall council questioned by residents about spendingand a full-time officer on duty?” resident Gene Marsico asked. Mayor Joe Giuff
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
and a full-time officer on duty?” resident Gene Marsico asked. Mayor Joe Giuffre said the move was recommended by the public safety committee and revenue earned from parking tickets will be weighed against the part-time salary to determine the... Read more
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The Herald News
In their words: Fall River City Council candidates address crimevisit them once a month and see how they are to succeed in Fall River. Together
The Herald News / Posted 10 days ago
visit them once a month and see how they are to succeed in Fall River. Together we can make a difference. Work on the public safety committee, if I’m elected on Nov. 7, 2017. The president will decide what my committee, I will work with all... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Former Maine sheriff enters race for governor as a Democratran for Senate and won his Portland-area seat in 2016. Dion has been a member o
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
ran for Senate and won his Portland-area seat in 2016. Dion has been a member of the Legislature’s Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee and now co-chairs the legislative committee that is working on implementing a regulatory structure... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Atlanta mayoral candidate debate set for Thursdaythe historic Southwest Atlanta community as a member of the Atlanta City Counci
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
the historic Southwest Atlanta community as a member of the Atlanta City Council. She has also served as Vice-Chair of the Public Safety Committee and as Chair of the Council's Zoning Committee. Click here to view her website. Laban King:... Read more
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WALB Albany
Atlanta mayoral candidate debate set for Thursdaythe historic Southwest Atlanta community as a member of the Atlanta City Counci
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
the historic Southwest Atlanta community as a member of the Atlanta City Council. She has also served as Vice-Chair of the Public Safety Committee and as Chair of the Council's Zoning Committee. Click here to view her website. Laban King:... Read more
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The Telegraph
Licenses delayed on mobile home parks over sewer billsof three mobile home park licenses was put on hold until outstanding sewer bill
The Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
of three mobile home park licenses was put on hold until outstanding sewer bills are resolved. The Madison County Board’s Public Safety Committee approved tabling action on Old 66 Mobile Home Park in the 5400 block of Maryville Road, Granite City;... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. gun laws defended, likely to tightenzones than many other cities. No timetable has been set for new restrictions,
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
zones than many other cities. No timetable has been set for new restrictions, but D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson and Public Safety Committee Chairman Charles Allen, Ward 6 Democrat, said in separate interviews that they are looking to stiffen... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. gun laws block concealed-carry legal zoneson whether the city will revisit the ordinances, nor did council member Charles
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
on whether the city will revisit the ordinances, nor did council member Charles Allen, Ward 6 Democrat and chairman of the public safety committee. The council was in a meeting all day over the city’s paid-leave policy. The U.S. attorney’s office,... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Resolution calls for police chief to attend hearings about protest-related complaintsof police abuse during protests took center stage at St. Louis City Hall Tuesda
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
of police abuse during protests took center stage at St. Louis City Hall Tuesday. The St. Louis Board of Aldermen's public safety committee passed a resolution to require the acting police chief of the St. Louis Metropolitan Police... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State proposals call for stricter seat belt laws in Massachusettsthe bill, a city or town can choose to enact a local ordinance or bylaw requiri
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
the bill, a city or town can choose to enact a local ordinance or bylaw requiring school buses in the area to have seat belts before 2022. The Public Safety Committee is currently reviewing public testimony on the bill before making recommendati... Read more
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Lowell Sun
"Nanny state" label still looms over seat belt bill, chair saysargument that it should not be government's place to tell people to wear a seat
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
argument that it should not be government's place to tell people to wear a seat belt in their own car, but told the Public Safety Committee on Tuesday that unbuckled drivers are a danger to other people because what might be a minor crash... Read more
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Sun Star
Acosta to back PSSCC institutionalizationMayor so if and when the City Hall will forward it to the Sangguniang Panlungso
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
Mayor so if and when the City Hall will forward it to the Sangguniang Panlungsod and it will be referred to the Peace and Public Safety committee, we will work on it... if it will require an ordinance for example, you want to make plantilla... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Houston firefighters, mayor tangle over perceived snubsyou for PR, which [scenario] is really disrespectful?" he asked. Councilmember
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
you for PR, which [scenario] is really disrespectful?" he asked. Councilmember Brenda Stardig, who chairs the council's public safety committee, sought more details about the incidents from Lancton Tuesday morning. "To me, I assume that we're... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Sullivan recognizes first responder heroes, veteran retireedirector after almost a half-century of service to the county. The recognition
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 14 days ago
director after almost a half-century of service to the county. The recognition came during a meeting of the legislature’s Public Safety Committee. A Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Richard Martinkovic, who retired a year ago after... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Crime really drops:” After success in Mount Pleasant, Racine, alderman wants to open COP House in Milwaukeemoney to renovate the home. “Fix it up and put two police officers in that hou
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 14 days ago
money to renovate the home. “Fix it up and put two police officers in that house,” Zielinski said. Zielinski said the Public Safety Committee has shown unanimous support for the idea, and the Milwaukee Police Department will create a proposal... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Council to discuss future of city administratorbe the ideal way to handle the matter. This would also allow for public input b
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
be the ideal way to handle the matter. This would also allow for public input because presently that is only allowed at public safety committee meetings. "I think we need to get the pertinent information to all parties involved ahead of time,"... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Tybee Island makes plan for capital purchases in 2017-18 budgetsaid she was also pleased with the council’s willingness to fund equipment reco
Savannah Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
said she was also pleased with the council’s willingness to fund equipment recommended by a subcommittee she chairs, the public safety committee. Along with new patrol cars for the police department and a Kabota beach vehicle for the fire... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Board of Alders Notice: Public Safety CommitteeThe Public Safety Committee of the New Haven Board of Alders will hold a public
New Haven Independent / Posted 17 days ago
The Public Safety Committee of the New Haven Board of Alders will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 17 at 6 p.m. in the Alder Chamber of City Hall, 165 Church St., re: RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER OF THE CITY OF... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
In one Northeast Baltimore neighborhood, police and school officials take extra precautions as flying bullets stir fearBelair-Edison, around Brehms Lane, there is a palpable fear, said City Councilm
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Belair-Edison, around Brehms Lane, there is a palpable fear, said City Councilman Brandon Scott, who chairs the public safety committee and whose district borders the area. Scott said word on the street is there’s a fresh beef that’s... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
"Worse than Flint:" Milwaukee works to address lead lateral problem(CBS 58) -- The city of Milwaukee says the best way to make sure there is no le
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 17 days ago
(CBS 58) -- The city of Milwaukee says the best way to make sure there is no lead in your water is to use a filter. The Public Safety Committee discussed different ways to prevent lead poisoning from water pipes to thousands of homes. Right... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Wisconsin police support limiting access to bodycam videoactions, stoking or quelling public outrage in high-profile, racially charged s
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 17 days ago
actions, stoking or quelling public outrage in high-profile, racially charged shootings. The Assembly Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee took no immediate action on the proposal that must pass both the Senate and Assembly, and be signed... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
Calls for ban, stricter rules on 'bump stocks' after Las Vegas mass shootingautomatic weapon by all means ought to be illegal also," said State Rep. Gregg
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 17 days ago
automatic weapon by all means ought to be illegal also," said State Rep. Gregg Takayama. Takayama, chair of the House public safety committee, says while Hawaii has some of the most restrictive gun laws in the country, more can still be... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Calls for ban, stricter rules on 'bump stocks' after Las Vegas mass shootingautomatic weapon by all means ought to be illegal also," said State Rep. Gregg
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
automatic weapon by all means ought to be illegal also," said State Rep. Gregg Takayama. Takayama, chair of the House public safety committee, says while Hawaii has some of the most restrictive gun laws in the country, more can still be... Read more
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