Last October, the department fired an officer who was found intoxicated and slumped over in his patrol vehicle while on duty.
Baltimore police Sgt. Michael Mancuso and president of the police union told The Sun after the March incident that the department was fatigued and emphasized the need for more officers.
Harrison pledged last week to crack down on officers who continue to exceed the department’s limit of 32 overtime hours a week. Overtime made it possible for 40 of the 50 highest-paid city employees to be from the police department.