Fraternal Order of Police

Local First Responders Help 911 Dispatcher Who is Battling Cancer

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- A Sioux Falls 911 dispatcher is used to helping others, but now he’s the one getting help as he goes through a tough time. It’s been a tough couple months for the Hutchisson family. Adam Hutchisson is fighting an aggressive form of brain cancer called Glioblastoma. It has left him unable to work. “I love what I…

City Council Passes Police Labor Agreement 6-2

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  After months of contract negotiations between the city and the Fraternal Order of Police a labor agreement was passed by city council Tuesday. Council members voted 6 to 2 in favor of the contract. It includes a 2.5% raise for 2019 and a 3% raise in 2020. Those on the FOP negotiation team say they wanted…

Contract Negotiations End In City’s Favor

SIOUX FALLS, S. D. – Sioux Falls city council has made the final call on how much money police officers will make this year. The decision comes after a months-long contract battle between the city and police union. It was standing room only Tuesday night, and the majority of the people who attended did not like the council’s decision. Many…