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More overtime pay, limited raises in tentative LAPD labor deal
More overtime pay, limited raises in tentative LAPD labor deal

Los Angeles city officials Tuesday reached a tentative one-year salary agreement with the police officers' union that dramatically expands cash payments for overtime while avoiding raises for most workers, according to a source familiar with the proposed pact. Under the terms of the deal, the vast majority of officers represented by the Police Protective League would receive no bump in salary, the source said. Pay increases would be given, however, to nearly 1,000 officers who have joined the department since 2009, the year salaries for incoming officers were cut 20%. Lower pay for incoming officers, while helping the city recover from a recession, has seriously hampered the...

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