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Blog Profile / Second City Sarge


URL :http://secondcitysarge.blogspot.com/
Filed Under:Public Safety / Law Enforcement
Posts on Regator:250
Posts / Week:0.7
Archived Since:March 4, 2008

Blog Post Archive

CITY AND FOP SETTLE CONTRACT

An arbitration panel recently awarded a five-year contract to the city police union (FOP) that provides officers with a 7 percent raise. But the deal includes benefit changes that the city says will save major cash in the long haul.Show More Summary

ARRANGEMENTS FOR SERGEANT HAYMAKER

All services will be held at Bethel Community Church, 7601 W. Foster Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60656Visitation for Sergeant Haymaker will be held:Thursday, 25 February 2010 from 1500 - 2100 hrs and Friday, 26 February 2010 from 1000 hrs - 1100 hrsSt. Show More Summary

GOD BLESS SERGENT AL HAYMAKER

Chicago Tribune As a third-generation Chicago cop, Sgt. Alan Haymaker knew the dangers of his work, but a deep faith guided him, colleagues and friends say.Just last December, after two decades of working in some of the city's most violent...Show More Summary

ATTACKS ON POLICE

Watch the latest news video at video.foxnews.comGreat piece from Fox News via Hannity....

MURDER OF A POLICE OFFICER

A friend called me this morning and asked if I would put up the story of murdered Gilbert, Arizona Police Lieutenant, Eric Shuhandler.Lieutenant Eric Shuhandler was shot and killed after stopping a vehicle occupied by two males nearShow More Summary

JUSTICE?

This morning I had the displeasure to read a story in the Chicago Tribune that attempts to discredit two Chicago Police Officers. The officers were involved in a shooting on the west side back in 2004. Now the Chicago Tribune claims doubts are cast on the justification of the shooting of a suspect and a 13 year old bystander. Show More Summary

LIBERAL INTERPETATIONS

I was reading American Police Beat and saw this article:Resisting Arrest: Not A Crime Written by Dennis Slocumb The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office in the Portland, Oregon area recently sent out a memo regarding a resisting case (State v. Show More Summary

NEW POST

Today was the first time I logged on in 2 weeks and was on the verge of just ending the site. It has been well over three years that I have been doing this and I have been aimless in the direction that I wanted to go. I really wanted to be a place to provide basic info and somewhere for sergeants to express opinions. Show More Summary

SPECIAL MEETING

Not much learned at tonights meeting. I would guess that at least 100 attended. Please use the members site for detailed info....

1 DEC NEWS RELEASE FROM CPSA

01 December 2009We are currently in the process of selecting a location for our special membership meeting on December 17th. We will post the location as soon as we have confirmed a location.Soon we will have a "member only" sectionShow More Summary

INFO FOR SERGEANTS

Special General Membership Meeting17 December, 2009, at 1800 hoursOn 22 November, 2009, the Board of Directors of the Chicago Police Sergeant’s Association held a special meeting to discuss recent events effecting the organization. At...Show More Summary

BAD WEEK

Dear Readers,From time to time I go out of town with my family. This past week I went out of town with my son on a hunting trip. With that being said, I wasn't unable to create a post about news involving the CPSA, as a matter of fact I didn't even hear about it until Sunday evening. Show More Summary

WOW

We are all aware of the stance Dick Daley has on gun control. Chicago possess some of the strictest gun laws in the country. Chicago also possess some of highest rates of murder, aggravated battery, aggravated assault and armed robberies. Show More Summary

JARED STANKER

On October 27th young Jared Stanker of Evergreen Park, Il was killed in Arghandab Valley, Afghanistan while serving with the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Wash.Jared attended Brother Rice High School and was a parishioner of Queen Of Martyrs Catholic Church. Show More Summary

FT. HOOD

Huffington Post Thoughts and prayers to the victims of the senseless murders at Ft. Hood Texas....

SECOND CITY COP MOUNTS CAMPAIGN TO CUT ALDERMEN IN HALF

SCC has begun a campaign to reduce the amount of aldermen in Chicago from 50 to 25. This campaign is on the heels of Ald Ed Smith's call for police and firemen to take pay cuts. See the CBS2 story in response to SCC's call.Many interesting suggestions in the comments at SCC, i.e. Show More Summary

THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS

Thoughts and prayers for the tragic accidental death of Officer Eric Berger.An off-duty veteran Chicago Police officer was killed in a rollover crash on the Kennedy Expressway early Monday on the Northwest Side.Eric Berger, a 17-year...Show More Summary

PENSION NEWS

Special Pension Seminar10 AM October 15, 2009 Academy 1300 W. Jackson (2nd Floor)Special Guest Speaker Jim McNamee from IPPFA (Illinois Public Pension Fund Association)Pension trustees and staff will be giving presentations on-• Investments•...Show More Summary

NO OLYMPICS

The quick loss represents an embarrassment of international and local dimensions for a mayor who has dominated the city landscape and is used to getting what he wants. Clout Street...

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