San Antonio City Council passes discipline-focused police union contract

San Antonio City Council passes discipline-focused police union contract

San Antonio – The San Antonio City Council approved a new contract for San Antonio police officers Thursday in an 8-3 vote. The vote followed an occasionally tense meeting that included concerns that the contract does not go far enough with reforms, and an accusation from one councilwoman that voting “no” was tantamount to “a … Read more

City Council to vote Thursday on new police union contract

City Council to vote Thursday on new police union contract

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio City Council is scheduled to vote on a new police union contract that city staff members say will make it harder for fired officers to win their jobs back through the appeal process. Council members’ approval is all that’s needed to implement the contract, which would last through September … Read more