Mayor Satya Rhodes Conway announced last Wednesday that she is appointing Nan Fey to serve as the City’s Director of Planning and Community and Economic Development (PCED) until a permanent replacement for the recently retired Natalie Erdman is hired. Nan has served on numerous city committees, boards and commissions, having been appointed by Mayors Bauman, Cieslewicz, and Soglin. An attorney by training, she became involved in City policy issues as a neighborhood advocate.
Michael Gove quoted the Home Office figures, which were released in late January, during questioning by MPs yesterday. “There are more EU citizens in the UK than in some member states which is great,” the Minister for the Cabinet Office Michael Gove told a parliamentary committee. “It is a great advertisement for this country,” Mr Gove said, “People have chosen to stay in unprecedented numbers.” The figure, which could still increase before the deadline, is greater than the total population of seven individual EU member states.
The President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing Report considers officer wellness and resiliency a pillar of what law enforcement needs for this century. In addition to fitness and safety oriented activities, MPD has several programs to address officer stress management after critical incident and has explores using mindfulness training to help officers manage stress, but until now has not incorporated a wellness and resiliency training for all sworn officers. The COPS Office has made a grant award of $39,231 to fund the Department’s proposed resiliency program Implementation to train its sworn commissioned officers in an evidence based officer wellness and resiliency program to improve officers’ emotional well being, stress coping and interpersonal skills, which will enable them to more effectively implement problem solving and relationship building techniques that are the basis of the Department’s problem oriented community policing method?..
Up the interstate from Charlotte in North Carolina, the Raleigh Diocese collected at least $11 million in aid. Yet during the fiscal year that ended in June, overall offerings were down just 5% and the assets available to the diocese, its parishes and schools increased by about $21 million to more than $170 million, AP found. In another measure of fiscal health, the diocese didn’t make an emergency draw on its $10 million line of credit..
On the other hand, Vergence Labs product is stylish styled after Clark Kent, its makers say and ‘stealthy’, as the video recording specs resemble ordinary glasses. The prototypes were all made using a 3D printer, the Daily Mail reported. The makers, Vergence Labs, are presently looking for funding for the techno glasses, which pack a lens and recording equipment into the arms.