Overtime Pay

Chicago police clad in riot gear work near the site of the NATO Summit, as protesters march through the streets on May 20, 2012. (credit: Mason Johnson/CBS)

Arbitrator: City Owes Cops $1M For NATO Summit Overtime

The dispute stemmed from Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s decision not to pay officers time-and-a-half overtime pay.



Report: Tollway Paid Out Nearly $4 Million In Overtime Last Year

A new report says overtime pay for people who work for the Illinois Tollway system was nearly $4 million last year.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2012

Photo Of $20 And $10 Bills. (AP Photo)

State Education Department Employees Awarded Back Travel Pay

Illinois taxpayers could find themselves on the hook for the hours that state education employees spent traveling.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

Tinley Park Police Department logo (Credit: Tinley Park Website)

Canine Cop Deserves No Overtime, Tinley Says

A Tinley Park police officer seeking overtime pay for caring for a police dog between shifts is not entitled to the extra money because the contract with the police union covers the arrangement, the village says in response to a lawsuit filed by the officer.