Twitter Post 4/5/2024

Posted on Twitter 4/5/2023
At yesterday’s Consent Decree hearing, Federal Court Judge Bredar once again gave the BPD a pass on the department’s staffing problems. Although he acknowledged the department is hundreds
of officers short, he did not press them for any answers. The BPD is the lowest-paid agency compared to competing jurisdictions and will never comply with the Consent Decree without addressing recruitment and retention.