Our Mayor has almost unlimited authority to change the policies of our city, and hire and fire people, including police officers, at his discretion for the betterment of our city. The problem is that our city employees are like a fraternity. They don’t want to report problems or bad employees for fear of being ostracized … Read more
It seems that more than one third of the Chicopee police department contract is devoted to substance abuse testing and patrolman’s rights. Why would that be? See the entire contract on the Chicopee website. http://chicopeema.gov/DocumentCenter/View/3732/Police-Contract–7114—63017-?bidId=
Enforcing our traffic laws is important to every resident of our city and is not happening. There are way too many speeders, especially on our residential streets which is a danger to everyone. Police cruisers in plain sight does nothing to deter speeding everywhere else. There are also vehicles, that we all see every day, … Read more
Officer Wilk alerts residents of house fire.
Chicopee would be eligible for 20 of these devices in strategic areas of concern which would free up Police for other issues.