Nolan Perroni fights for Female Firefighter – top ranked by independent Assessment Center, but skipped for promotion in favor of lower ranked male

Civil Service chiefs these days are pushing for independent assessment centers to replace the traditional civil service promotion test. They claim that the independent, in-depth panels produce the very best candidates for promotion. The City of Methuen employs about 100 sworn firefighters, only 3 of whom are women. No female firefighter is currently above the rank of private. No female has ever served as a Captain in the city’s history.

Tracy Blanchette is a 25 year veteran ...

Continue Reading →
0

Worcester Media does story on police detail earnings – follow up to Union's press release

NP and the Worcester Patrolman’s Union recently issued a press release diving deeper into the nature of Police Detail earnings, highlighting the big finanancial and operational benefits to the City. It was nice to see the T&G, Worcester’s major newspaper, do a follow up story on our press release as part of its City Hall Notebook article.

Click here to read the article

Source: Legal
Worcester Media does story on police detail earnings – follow up ...

Continue Reading →
0

Peter Perroni and NEPBA get second court victory protecting NH police privacy

NP lawyer Peter Perroni recently opposed efforts by the media and the ACLU to make public certain police internal affairs files in NH. The Court sided with the union, and, quite begrudgingly, refused to compel the release of the informtion sought by the press and ACLU.

Peter represented the interests of the Salem Police Union in this case. It is the second court battle won by Peter and the NEPBA this year, earlier having prevailed in a similar matter ...

Continue Reading →
0
Page 1 of 10 12345...»