Department of Public Safety http://wamc.org en Westchester Police To Keep Eye On Parks http://wamc.org/post/westchester-police-keep-eye-parks <p>WHITE PLAINS – In light of acts of violence in public places in recent months, the Westchester County Department of Public Safety will be keeping a close watch on the county’s parks this summer.</p><p>Public Safety Commissioner George Longworth told county lawmakers the department will keep a close watch on those recreational facilities.</p><p>“We study each incident that occurs including the Boston Marathon event and we analyze intelligence information as it comes in and we make adjustments accordingly,” he said.</p> Thu, 30 May 2013 12:26:37 +0000 Hank Gross 65908 at http://wamc.org Westchester Police To Keep Eye On Parks Vermont Governor Shumlin Signs Pension Reform Bill into Law http://wamc.org/post/vermont-governor-shumlin-signs-pension-reform-bill-law <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin has signed into law changes to the pension system allowing judges to order public employees to forfeit some, or all, of their pensions if they are convicted of certain financial crimes. Thu, 21 Mar 2013 01:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 60311 at http://wamc.org Vermont Governor Shumlin Signs Pension Reform Bill into Law