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Costa Mesa CEO: Jump In OT Pay Cheaper Than Hiring More Police, Firefighters

As the city tries to reign in spending, new data shows the paychecks of police officers and firefighters ballooned in 2011.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/08/2012

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Mayor, LAPD Chief Tout Falling Crime Rate To Deflect Calls For Budget Cuts

Both the mayor and the police chief say the city’s tumbling crime rate should not be a signal to trim the LAPD’s budget.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/05/2012

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Red Ink To Stain LA Plan To Delay $100M In OT Pay, Wage Hikes

Mayoral contenders and bloggers alike are blasting City Hall for a recent wave of cost-cutting measures that they say could eventually backfire.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/03/2012

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Report: LA Fire Capt. Paid $50K In Vacation, OT Allegedly Falsified Time Card

Capt. Eric Vasquez was paid the equivalent of nearly 23 weeks of pay — in vacation, overtime and bonus pay, according to documents obtained by the Daily News.

11/09/2011

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Nanny State? Calif. May Force Parents To Pay Babysitters Workers’ Comp, OT

The next time you plan a movie night without the kids, you may have to provide more than just pizza for your babysitter.

08/31/2011

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Report: LA County Deputies Turn To Fraud To Make Up For Pay Cuts

A watchdog panel’s report said one deputy torched his own car for insurance cash, while others made up burglary charges and fraudulent car theft claims.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/19/2011

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Medical Workers At California Prisons Paid Six-Figure Salaries

The biggest factor behind the top salaries: payouts for unused vacation and sick time that sometimes doubled an employee’s base salary.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/06/2011

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Calif. Overtime Laws Protect Non-Resident Employees

The California Supreme Court says state overtime laws protect nonresident employees of California firms who are in the state on business trips.

07/01/2011

Los Angeles Police Union Wants Overtime Restored

The Los Angeles police union wants the Police Department to restore overtime instead of hiring more officers.

12/01/2010

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