La Habra Reverses Itself on Police Pensions

Two weeks after taking a hard line with its police union and requiring that department employees pay into their own pensions, La Habra City Council decides to soften its stance and instead allow furlough days for current department employees.

County Lawyers Battling CEO Over Raises

Assistant district attorneys, public defenders and lawyers in the county counsel’s office say they deserve a 3.5 percent raise. County CEO Tom Mauk says they’re crazy.