The authority`s lawyers are still reviewing the new language to determine what it would mean, said Brian Foley, director of the Department of Emergency Services and Dessol, James Rovella, who oversees the state police. “No bargaining unit came before us and did not ask for a 2.5 per cent increase and respect,” said Representative Mitch Bolinsky, R-Newtown, at the hearing before union representatives. “You guys are going to put your life at risk every day. I represent a community that deeply understands loss. The previous contract also does not mention investigations that have resulted in “unfounded” allegations that have not been made public. It is contrary to the state`s faith law, which states that internal investigations are public information regardless of the outcome, Murphy said. Below is a copy of this report. You will also find all police contracts (also known as police collective agreements) that the Connecticut ACLU has been able to collect as a result of several freedom of information requests to 102 state police departments, including municipal, government and special police. Below are the current contracts for 16 of the state`s tariff units in the executive. The language of a new national police treaty has raised concerns among advocates of transparency.
On July 7, 1981, Troopers broke away from the CSEA and founded the Connecticut State Police Union. The Union has become an exclusive delegate for state troops and sergeants. Five collective agreements were negotiated. The Union has made great strides in improving the working conditions of soldiers through difficult negotiations at the negotiating table and lobbying on Capitol Hill. The Union will continue to improve its performance and working conditions. The national police have been out of contract since July 2018. When negotiations between the union and government officials failed, the contract was adjudicated. The paid lunch break will cost the state $4 million a year, according to figures from the National Tax Analysis Office. The conciliator rejected the union`s request for retroactive increases in July 2018, but accepted a 2 per cent pay increase for fiscal year 2020 and a 2.25 per cent pay increase for 2021 and 2022. After more than a year of freedom of information (FOI), the Connecticut ACLU has published a national study on police union contracts. “Bargained Away: How Local and State Governments in Connecticut Have Bargained Police Accountability,” focuses on the role that the provisions of municipal and government police contracts play in protecting police employees from reasonable discipline when they harm people to block cities in guaranteed annual investments in policing, to prevent transparency and accountability of the police as a whole, and sometimes to conflict with the laws.