Commissioners were steaming, less than a day after learning that Miami finished the fiscal year with a budget surplus of some $45 million. That’s a figure nearly six times what managers had previously reported.
An agreement reached Tuesday would be a win-win situation for both the city of Miami and its police officers.
The crime shocked South Florida and has drawn the attention of the world. A naked man is shot by Miami Police while eating another naked man’s face on the MacArthur Causeway. The biggest question everyone has is, why?
The City of Miami Police Department is now looking for a few good men and women after it lifted a 2-year hiring freeze.
City of Miami commissioners are meeting Thursday to discuss possibly hiring more police officers.
After more than ten hours of debate and going over a proposed budget line by line, Miami commissioners approved a $479 million spending plan for next year just after 3:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Members of Miami’s police union will cast the ballots on Tuesday to decide whether or not to spearhead an effort to oust Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado.
When Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado was elected to office it was with the support of the police and firefighters’ unions; consider the honeymoon over.
“Don’t Tase me, ‘Bro!” That plea went viral after an encounter between Taser-weilding police and a protestor at the University of Florida in 2007. It is a plea that wouldn’t be necessary in the case of many City of Miami police officers.