Mayor Carlos Gimenez Vetoes Commission Budget VoteMayor Carlos Gimenez has vetoed a controversial commission vote which raise the cost of health insurance for police because he says it would result in too many layoffs.
Layoffs Loom For Miami-Dade Police After Commission VoteLayoffs now loom in the future of the Miami-Dade Police Department in the wake of a narrow vote by Miami-Dade Commissioners who refused to force two employee unions to contribute an additional 5-percent of their pay toward health insurance.
Commissioners Vote "No" To Health Insurance Hike For PoliceThe ongoing budget battle between the Miami-Dade Police Department and County Commissioners is heating up again Thursday.
Hialeah Fire Deal Approved By CommissionThe Hialeah City Commission unanimously approved a new two year deal which includes pay cuts and furloughs.
Dade Commission Approve Police Contract ConcessionsMiami-Dade commissioners gave the nod Tuesday to major cuts in police pay and benefits. It’s a deal approved by the rank and file Monday night, but the battle between cops and county hall is not over.
Miami-Dade Police Union Members Vote Yes On 3-Year Deal The rank and file of Miami-Dade’s police union approved a county cost cutting deal which would slash their overtime and incentive pay.
Miami-Dade Police Union To Vote On 3-Year Deal The rank and file of Miami-Dade’s police union will cast their ballots Monday on whether to accept a county cost cutting deal which would slash their overtime and incentive pay.
Exclusive: Miami-Dade Set To Lay Off CopsFor the first time in its 177 year history, the Miami Dade Police Department will begin laying off sworn officers on November 1.