Articles from January 2014



January 2014 Warning Bells article

Thanks for the abuse The League recently won a lawsuit appeal in the appellate court. The appellate court ruled that classifying a personnel complaint as “not resolved” was a punitive action by the Department. Because it was punitive, it gave the officer the right to challenge the classification in an appeal under the Public Safety […]

Use of Force Issues Not Only Here

Did Termination of Dallas Officer Result in Officer Hesitation? The Dallas Police Association’s President suspects so.  He sent a letter to his city that protested the termination of Senior Corporal Amy Wilburn.  Officer Wilburn came across what she believed was a car jack suspect.  She believed she was in fear of her life and fired […]