The Sunday Conversation -- No raises for Longwood cops for 5-plus years

The Sunday Conversation / Headline Surfer

Teamsters business agent Bob Walker talks with Longwood cops about their lack of raises exceeding 5 years / Headline Surfer®
COMING TODAY: Headline Surfer video / The 24/7 internet newspaper is on location in Longwood, a suburb of Orlando here in Central Florida, where the police department's cops have gone without raises for half a decade.  At left is Teamsters' Bob Walker,  his assistant Gary Conroy, Jr.,  & a Longwood officer.

LONGWOOD, Fla. -- The 42 cops of the Longwood police force have gone without a pay raise for five-plus years and the head of the local Teamsters Union says that's not acceptable. Headline Surfer® goes on location in Longwood for its online newsmaker show, "The Sunday Conversation." 


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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.