Do After-Hours Emails Trigger Overtime Pay?

Full story:
A Chicago police officer who claims that the city of Chicago required him and other officers to regularly check BlackBerrys for email directives beyond scheduled work hours has court approval to join with 200 fellow officers in seeking overtime pay for their "off-duty" BlackBerry time. Full Story
grounded in reality

Nashua, NH

#1 Feb 12, 2013
lack of performance on the part of police over the past several years should trigger a 25% reduction in pay.

No where on the planet in the real world do you get paid for no doing what your paid to do.

Chicago police have failed to arrest drug dealers, pushers , buyers, shooters over the past five years.

several thousand unsolved homicides clutter up police files.
Even a blind police man woman should be able to get some of these cases closed out with arrest convictions.

We should replace the inept dysfunctional over paid Chicago police with police cadets from the Perkins school for the blind in Boston.

Being new they would try harder to solve cases cause they have something to prove.

being new cadets w

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Employment / Labor Law Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Ohio and U.S. companies in demand for truck dri... (Nov '12) 18 hr xxxraytred 19
Free Online Training & Certificate Offered in M... (Dec '09) Dec 25 ASJS3117 42
Justice Department Extends Title VII Protection... Dec 23 TerryE 1
Eric Holder panders to transgender individuals ... Dec 20 TerryE 1
Sutherland Global Services - Ready to File Bank... (Feb '08) Dec 18 DallasCounty 177
Violis plead guilty to violating child labor laws Dec 11 Guilty 1
Worker Dies at Tumwater Cardinal Glass (Sep '08) Dec 11 JC Mexico 18
More from around the web