citizens service bureau http://michiganradio.org en Flint loses police arbitration case, will pay millions of dollars in compensation http://michiganradio.org/post/flint-loses-police-arbitration-case-will-pay-millions-dollars-compensation <p>The city of Flint has lost <a href="http://www.mlive.com/news/flint/index.ssf/2011/07/flint_city_attorney_citizens_s.html">a multi-million dollar arbitration decision</a> in a discrimination lawsuit involving city police officers.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>In 2006, former mayor <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don_williamson">Don Williamson</a> created a new unit in the police department called the Citizens Service Bureau, or CSB.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Flint&rsquo;s police unions objected to how the former mayor selected which officers would be promoted to the new unit.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 08 Jul 2011 17:24:02 +0000 Steve Carmody 3211 at http://michiganradio.org Flint loses police arbitration case, will pay millions of dollars in compensation