The chief and the union square off over who arranged what was likely an illegal search.
After the Janus ruling, AFSCME lost 98 percent of its agency fee-paying members, while the SEIU lost 94 percent.
When Reason Requested the New L.A. Sheriff's Disciplinary Records, the Deputies Union Got an Injunction to Block Us
A newly passed police transparency bill is under attack across the state. The latest tactic: insisting it's not retroactive.
Prison Guards Orchestrate Media Campaign To Complain About Inmates Getting Edible Food for Christmas
Federal shutdown politics leads to really bad journalism about exactly two meals.
A heavily abused program breaks the limits of what the IRS allows, leaving taxpayers even further on the hook.
Alex Villanueva openly wants to get rid of constitutional policing advisors and to conceal names of bad deputies from prosecutors.
They say it's about due process. Is it really about all that sweet overtime money?
But wait, it's even worse than that.
It was the end of the world...until it wasn't.
The Supreme Court says they can't forcibly collect dues from workers unwilling to pay them, but several unions don't seem to get it.
Thanks to California's union-backed secrecy laws, prosecutors and defenders alike don't know about police misconduct.
After Janus ruling, state lawmaker in New York wants to include collective bargaining costs in state union contracts.
Today's Supreme Court ruling is a win for freedom of association and free speech, but don't expect it to change statehouse politics overnight.
A landmark victory for workers' rights will have major ramifications for the future of public sector unions.
The city's leftists are becoming increasingly unhinged in the face of broad resistance to a tax on hours worked.
The union's sock-puppet account was discovered yesterday and has since been deleted.
California unions and their allied politicians need to learn to respect the rights of California's government workers.
School resource officer Scot Peterson didn't pay his dues. To unions, that's what matters.
On today's podcast: Mona Charen gets booed, the gun control debate reignites, public sector unions suck, and Olympic curling is surprisingly awesome.
Janus v. AFSCME could end mandatory union dues payment. Counter-intuitively, it might strengthen the labor movement.
Would extend "right to work" principles to government employment.
It's Not Enough to Get Paid for Not Working: These L.A. Police and Firefighters Figured Out How to Double It
Meet the LAPD couple who made a cool $2 million off the city while hanging out at their condo in Cabo San Lucas.
The measure would also require officers to render first aid directly after shootings and undergo new training.
Can public sector unions force recalcitrant workers to pay dues, or does that violate the First Amendment?
In scores of secret settlements, local governments have sought to hide cops' crimes and brutality.
Some cops are livid, the New York Post reports.
New research seems to show adverse consequences from allowing collective bargaining for teachers and cops
Suing to prevent such releases.
DOJ argues workers are being forced to subsidize political positions with which they may disagree.
Orange County denied a workers comp claim by deputies who attended the concert at Mandalay Bay and say they sustained injuries responding to it.
Pursuit started when cops mistook engine backfire for a gun shot
SCOTUS will hear Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31 this term.
Transparency about behavior of government employees is not a violation of due process.
Public schools cherry-picking students, something they once accused charters of doing.
The league responds to a complaint about a complaint about police brutality.
"Project labor agreements" requiring union contracts on most government work are spreading in California.
Miami-Dade County spent more than $9 million over the past three years so county workers could do 300,000 hours of work for the benefit of public sector unions.
Ballot initiatives may be permitted to ignore two-thirds vote rule. Prepare for corruption.
It's how their rules were made to work.
The bill would drive up struggling counties' costs of providing such services.
The D.C. Metro has perfected the art of replicating the traffic woes above ground in the tunnels below.