Steve Mawhinney

Crime dropping, why not staff?

Among the many headlines this week was that for the fourth year in a row crime in California is now down almost 20 percent since 2007. That’s a big drop! So why do municipalities ...

Salary is only first part of the story

The City of Roseville would have you believe that posting salary ranges online for city employees shows that they are not like Bell, Vernon or any other California city embroiled i ...