08/01/2013 09:44 am ET Updated Oct 01, 2013

Detroit To Impose 10 Percent Pay Cuts, Other Reductions On Police Lieutenants, Sergeants | Detroit Free Press


City officials told the union representing Detroit Police Department lieutenants and sergeants today that the city will impose 10% wage cuts along with other benefits reductions, a top union official confirmed.

The city separately imposed the 10% pay reduction on about 400 members of the Detroit Fire Fighters Association who had fought the city's earlier attempts to cut their wages, according to emergency manager Kevyn Orr's office.

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