Layoffs Included in Berkeley Police Department Proposal to Cut Costs
March 30, 2011
March 30th, 2011
Yousur Alhlou for The Daily Cal writes:
Councilmember Gordon Wozniak suggested implementing salary freezes – rather than layoffs – across city departments to help “spread the pain.” He also voiced support for implementing alternative policing measures like “civilianization,” in which non-uniformed personnel could investigate nonviolent crimes.