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City, police union negotiate new labor contract after eventful five years


By Emma Freer

The city of Austin and the Austin Police Association met for their sixth day of negotiations Monday as they work toward a new labor contract.

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Austin FC's Cecilio Dominguez under investigation after police report alleges 'verbal and emotional abuse'

Austin FC player Cecilio Dominguez is under MLS investigation after a police report was filed due to alleged "verbal and emotional abuse" on April 8. (Austin FC/Twitter)

Two weeks after the Austin FC star player's sudden suspension, sources told ESPN that Designated Player Cecilio Dominguez is under investigation with Major League Soccer for alleged verbal and emotional abuse toward his ex-partner.

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Police academy shows progress in adopting reforms

(City of Austin)

By Amy Smith

With a new cadet class set to begin in late March, the Austin Police Department and consultants are fine-tuning a curriculum that more closely aligns with the city’s reimagined public safety process.

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