Police Chief Eric Jewkes simply wants a full staff to return to his agency and he hopes the bonus will help with that.
But already Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and the head of the Portland police union are trading barbs, and it's over the wording of the job description for the top cop's job.
Open jobs and recruiting challenges mean some Des Moines-area police department leaders worry about officers becoming strained or burned out — or worse.
Boston Police Commissioner William B. Evans is struggling to recruit minorities and one of the complaints is his state's military preference where veterans get preferential treatment.
The Sacramento (CA) City Council on Tuesday will consider authorizing more than $1.37 million in one-time, lump-sum payments to Sacramento police officers
There was a special surprise at Friday's Police Academy graduation. Newly sworn in Little Rock Police officers each walked away with a big check.