Bill Henry

Monthly City Council meetings on police overtime are about 15 years overdue

Monthly City Council meetings on police overtime are about 15 years overdue

There was something very familiar about the news last month that the Baltimore City Council had to approve a $21 million appropriation to cover police department overtime far in excess of what was budgeted. Perhaps it was because The Sun had run essentially the same story a year before when the department was blowing through almost $1 million in overtime spending every week en route to a final tally that was tens of...

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