Labor & Employment Law Daily Wrap Up, LABOR—ARBITRATION—Officer’s failure to pass running test merited non-disciplinary termination, (Jan 12, 2022)

By WK Editorial Staff

Though the employer argued that the run requirement was based on the premise that one of the most essential functions of a police officer's job is to run in pursuit, according to the union, the idea officers are involved in foot races is a “myth and a product of television and movies.”

A police officer who was terminated aft ...