Post Tagged with: "William Anderson"

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory’s payout pandemonium and more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory’s payout pandemonium and more

Also, N.C. Sen. Terry Van Duyn is elected minority whip, and more.

by December 19, 2014 0 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Meadows on the move, McCrory criticizes Obama’s immigration overhaul

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Meadows on the move, McCrory criticizes Obama’s immigration overhaul

Also, speculation continues to mount that Republicans could shift course and expand Medicaid for North Carolina.

by November 21, 2014 12 comments Asheville politics
The Asheville Police Department’s next challenge: improving its pay structure

The Asheville Police Department’s next challenge: improving its pay structure

A department already burdened with low morale and a high number of vacancies is also facing another vexing issue: improving its pay structure for officers. A review is underway.

by November 17, 2014 10 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: SantaCon questions, tiny bench disappears and more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: SantaCon questions, tiny bench disappears and more

Also, a water slide event in downtown Asheville, the dark side of the holidays and Frugal Backpacker opens.

by November 17, 2014 4 comments Asheville News

Scathing PowerPoint commentary hammers Asheville Police Department controversy

Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer, Police Chief William Anderson and others are all targets in the commentary getting passed around.

by November 10, 2014 54 comments Opinion
Documents: Officer critical of Asheville Police Department says he was retaliated against

Documents: Officer critical of Asheville Police Department says he was retaliated against

Officer Mark Byrd lays it all out in a federal lawsuit. Read the documents here.

by January 22, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Asheville Police Department to residents: Help us with our strategic planning

Asheville Police Department to residents: Help us with our strategic planning

The Asheville Police Department wants your help in establishing its goals and objectives for the next three years. Meeting is Wednesday.

by September 29, 2013 3 comments Asheville News
Talk radio host: Alleged attempt at Asheville Police Department officer coercion was recorded

Talk radio host: Alleged attempt at Asheville Police Department officer coercion was recorded

Pete Kaliner says the officer who claims coercion has a recording to the conversation.

by July 25, 2013 4 comments Asheville News
Complaints about toxic atmosphere within Asheville Police Department continue to pile up

Complaints about toxic atmosphere within Asheville Police Department continue to pile up

The weight of criticism of the Asheville Police Department leadership is only getting heavier.

by July 16, 2013 2 comments Asheville News
Former Asheville police chief rips City Council for handling of Police Department scandal

Former Asheville police chief rips City Council for handling of Police Department scandal

Former police chief Will Annarino says he’s “appalled and saddened” by council’s lack of leadership, and by the deterioration of a once proud police agency.

by July 12, 2013 20 comments Asheville News, Opinion
Opinion: An Asheville Police Department officer stands for integrity; why don’t others in City Hall?

Opinion: An Asheville Police Department officer stands for integrity; why don’t others in City Hall?

Lt. Bill Wilke stood up for integrity Tuesday. It was a strikingly bold move, considering all the cowering in Asheville City Hall.

by June 25, 2013 4 comments Opinion
New wrinkle in Chadgate: Asheville Police officer says chief, fellow officer tried to coerce him

New wrinkle in Chadgate: Asheville Police officer says chief, fellow officer tried to coerce him

Asheville Police Department Lt. Bill Wilke says Chief William Anderson and another officer wanted him to lie about facts surrounding a car crash the police chief’s son was involved. Wilke says he told Gary Jackson, the city manager, who has done nothing.

by June 25, 2013 4 comments Asheville News
Opinion: Latest Asheville police scandal shows cronyism alive and well

Opinion: Latest Asheville police scandal shows cronyism alive and well

The city hired police Chief William Anderson last year, but city officials didn’t stop there. The chief’s wife and son also landed taxpayer-funded jobs.

by March 20, 2013 22 comments Asheville News
The Asheville Police Department and a tale of two wrecks

The Asheville Police Department and a tale of two wrecks

The way that Police Chief William Anderson handled a January wreck involving a patrol officer upset some.

by March 20, 2013 6 comments Asheville News
Assessing latest Asheville Police Department scandal

Assessing latest Asheville Police Department scandal

Why is this important? Simply put, this case calls into question the level of trust the public should have in Chief William Anderson

by March 20, 2013 15 comments Asheville News