Union loses policy case in San Francisco

The police commission in San Francisco passed a revised use of force policy last June prohibiting shooting at moving vehicles and use of carotid restraint neck holds. When meet and confer with the police union reached an impasse, the commission enacted the policy and the union filed a grievance demanding arbitration. A California superior court judge ruled against the union this week, finding that the policy changes do not fall under “working conditions” but rather are within the city’s management prerogatives, according to this article.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: