Greenbelt, MD – Three veteran Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning (MNCPP) police officers were denied exemptions and fired for refusing to comply with their parent agency’s vaccine mandate even though two of them had adverse reactions to the first injection and their doctors told them not to continue.
New York, NY – More than 1,400 New York City workers were fired Monday for refusing to comply with the city’s vaccine mandate.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams confirmed Feb. 14 that he fired a total of 1,430 city employees who had not provided proof of vaccination as of the Feb. 11 deadline, the New York Post reported.
Among them were 25 fire department employees, 36 New York Police Department (NYPD) employees, 40 Department of Sanitation workers, 101 New York City Housing Authority personnel, and 914 Department of Education workers, according to Bloomberg.
Raleigh, NC – Raleigh police released multiple bodycam videos from a January officer-involved shooting that occurred after a man accused of having caused a vehicle crash lunged at officers with a knife (video below).
The videos show officers arriving on the scene of a bad car wreck that included a flipped vehicle on the side of Interstate 440, WNCN reported.