'Justice 4 Mario Woods' Supporters Plan Grand Opening March To Super Bowl CityProtesters demanding justice for Mario Woods are planning to march to the Saturday opening of Super Bowl City in San Francisco.
SF Supervisors Expected To Approve Memorandum Of Understanding With Police UnionThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors is expected to approve a new "Memorandum of Understanding" with the city's police union next week. Already approved by a supervisors' committee, it would essentially extend the existing police contract until 2018, thereby freezing officers' pay for another two years. There would be a 5% raise over the following three years.
San Jose Wins Arbitration Battle Against Police UnionOn Thursday, retired judge John A. Flaherty formally declined to restore the 10% cut in wages imposed on police officers in 2011, as San Jose was struggling to balance its budget amidst a struggling economy.
San Jose Police Officers Raise Funds For Children Orphaned By Double MurderThe San Jose Police Officers’ Association has raised about $6,200 for three young children who were orphaned when their parents were killed in a double murder at the family’s home last month.
San Francisco Police Vote On New Contract To Keep Pay RaisesSan Francisco police officers are voting this week on a contract that would allow them to keep their pay raises but increase their pension contributions. The outcome could determine whether or not the city has a balanced budget.