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Section A: General News

Letter: Large towns or small towns, law enforcement deserves respect




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May 30, 2012 | 1780 views | 21 comments

Editor:

Is there no regard or respect for law enforcement in a small community? . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 6, 2012 4:48am
 
 
crenshaw....Since you indicate knowledge of the benefits,
why not enlighten the rest of the populace with this
expertise. What is the total compensation of entry
level ... Read More Read More
 
 
crenshaw.glen@yahoo.com  
Floresville  
June 5, 2012 11:26pm
 
 
Prairie Grouch, after reading your comments about Deputy benefits....you don't know any of the particulars.
 
 
facts  
san antonio  
June 5, 2012 6:42pm
 
 
This cracks me up to see comments when people don't know the facts.
 
 
One Voice  
Floresville  
June 5, 2012 12:37pm
 
 
I believe they also have a retirement plan.
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 5, 2012 12:09pm
 
 
Concerning country law enforcement pay, when lobbying
for pay increases by individuals or their families, it is common
to leave the benefits out of the picture. I believe
it ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 4, 2012 4:24am
 
 
Increased pay does not increase efficiency in any
type of job. It may attract better applicants but does
nothing to improve the efficiency and work ethic of the
current ... Read More Read More
 
 
Something Else to Say v3.0  
Realville  
June 3, 2012 9:07pm
 
 
I would support a 50% increase in pay so long as an increase in performance and professionalism come with the deal, including dispatchers.

If the current level of service ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
June 3, 2012 5:32pm
 
 
Something to say 2.....Your quote of my comment does
not indicate that I believe that police make the laws.
If you think so, maybe something
is affecting your ability ... Read More Read More
 
 
One Voice  
Floresville  
June 3, 2012 4:41pm
 
 
Got it at the last counsel meeting.

I did not say they did not deserve it, either. You assumed incorrectly.

Generally speaking - people usually earn respect. Sometimes ... Read More Read More
 
 
Something else to say 2  
June 3, 2012 4:22pm
 
 
One voice, 42% increase in pay???? where do you get that from? The Sheriff deputies are lucky if they get a 2 or 3% raise per year. What I am baffled by is why everyone gets ... Read More Read More
 

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