Eye 3 Yellow 3d 2 new logo Philly_KYW_new Philly_94WIP_new CBS Sports Radio 610 Philly_WPHT_new

Fraternal Order of Police

Police

Local FOP Files Grievance, Cite Deplorable Conditions At Facilities

The local Fraternal Order of Police is bugged about bugs. The union has filed a grievance claiming police stations are in such terrible shape that officers are exposed to fleas and bed bugs.

09/21/2011

(Credit: David Madden)

Head of Camden FOP Warns of Possible Riots If City Adopts County Policing

Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 1 president John Williamson believes a new, countywide police force would lead to increased crime — and more.

08/13/2011

(File photo)

Camden, NJ Signs On To Countywide Police Force Plan

The changes could come as soon as the end of this year. The police union is considering legal action.

08/03/2011

Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs Infest 3 Philadelphia Police Stations

Here in Philadelphia, the latest invasion was reported where Philly’s finest report to work at Harbison and Levick streets.

07/11/2011

(File photo)

Camden, NJ Braces For Worse Times After Gov. Christie Slashes Urban Aid

Last week’s budget cuts from Trenton could leave financially distressed urban areas like Camden in serious trouble.

07/06/2011

(Photo by Veronica Morales)

Pa. Legislator Wants To Force Philadelphia Cops To Show Up At Car Crashes

Pennsylvania state representative Angel Cruz (D-Phila.) says there are too many unknowns when it comes to even minor traffic accidents, and he wants to make it mandatory that cops respond and investigate.

05/16/2011

(A Camden police car may soon be a thing of the past when the county takes over policing duties.  File photo from CBS3)

Camden Temporarily Brings Back Some Police, Firefighters

Camden Mayor Dana Redd said Thursday that she’ll rehire 50 of the police officers and 15 firefighters laid off earlier this year amid a budget crisis in the city, which has seen a spike in crime.

03/17/2011

Philadelphia Budget

Philadelphia Budget Sets Half A Million Aside For Reward Money

It is not a big-ticket item in Mayor Nutter’s new budget, but police hope some new cash for rewards could help them solve the worst crimes.

03/07/2011

camden_px_car36

More Talks Can’t Seem To Avert Camden Municipal Layoffs

Almost 400 workers, including 180 police officers and 67 firefighters, will be hit.

01/14/2011

crime_cuffs_phila_px_DL

Philadelphia City Council To Hold Hearings On Police Corruption

The vote was unanimous as City Council members agreed to schedule broad-based hearings on police conduct.

10/28/2010

previous