pay cuts

Detroit Cops Shop A Better Market

The Toledo Police department isn’t being shy about recruiting members from Detroit’s ranks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2012

Detroit Police Officers Association attorney Donato Iorio (center) in courtroom. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Judge Won’t Stop 12-Hour Shifts, Pay Cut For Detroit Cops

A Wayne County judge will not be stepping in to stop a pay cut for Detroit police officers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

(WWJ Photo/Kasey Stoddart, File)

Judge Won’t Stop Pay Cuts For Detroit Police

An appeal is planned as Wayne County judge refuses to step in and stop pay cuts for Detroit police officers who began working 12-hour shifts this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

Detroit police and firefighters carry photos of fallen officers. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Detroit Police, Firefighters Protest Pay, Benefit Cuts

Carrying signs and chanting slogans reading ‘no union busting,’ hundreds of unions members marched in downtown Detroit Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2012

Madison Heights High School Students Stage Walkout

The students said they are upset by the school district’s decision to impose a ten percent pay cut on teachers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

‘Blue Flu’ For Some Detroit Cops?

It’s believed the officers are responding to the recent demand by Mayor Dave Bing that Detroit Police officers take a ten- percent wage cut.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2011

DPS Unions Seek Injunction On Contract Changes

A hearing by a federal judge Thursday will affect the paychecks of thousands of Detroit Public School employees, as three unions representing DPS employees seek an injunction to stop a ten percent pay cut and increases in health premiums.


DPS Employees Protest Contract Changes

Teachers and staff from Detroit Public Schools marched and picketed outside of Emergency Manger Roy Roberts’s office, unhappy about the changes to their contract.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2011

West Bloomfield Teachers Receive Pay Cuts Earlier Than Expected

The West Bloomfield School Board is looking to end a months-long dispute by imposing a contract on their teachers with paycuts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2011

Pay Cuts For Wayne County Workers

The union representing Wayne County workers is ready to go to court over a mandatory pay cut. AFSCME heads to court tomorrow to ask a judge to stop Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano from imposing […]