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Resource ID: #25898
Subject: Fire Departments
Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer
Date: 3/14; 4/12; 4/24; 4/25; 5/13; 5/27; 6/18; 6/20; 6/25; 9/12



The Plain Dealer documented that Cleveland firefighters systematically abused sick leave and shift trading policies and city administrators failed to hold the firefighters accountable. The newspaper also examined the political clout of firefighters and how other cities dealt with similar fire department abuses.

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