Westbrook Voters to Decide Fate of Police Advisory/Traffic Authority

[ad_1] WESTBROOK Should Westbrook get rid of the Traffic Authority/Police Advisory Board (PA/TA)? That’s the question Westbrook residents can vote on at a Town Meeting on Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. at Town Hall. The Board of Selectman (BOS) unanimously voted to delete the ordinance establishing the PA/TA at its meeting on Sept. 12. However, … Read more

New Mexico Supreme Court provides guidance on law enforcement authority during traffic stops

[ad_1] SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Supreme Court on Monday clarified the authority of law enforcement officers to expand the scope of their investigation during a traffic stop to ask a passenger in a vehicle for identifying information.. The high court said the identifying information could include a name and a date … Read more

Warwickshire could still join West Midlands Combined Authority

[ad_1] Warwickshire County Council says “nothing is off the table” as it considers what to do after shelving plans for full membership of the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA). Just 11 days after the county’s cabinet – the team of Conservative councillors in charge of major service areas – voted to task the council’s professionals … Read more

Russia crisis reveals ‘real cracks’ in Putin’s authority, US says

[ad_1] Republican Representative Don Bacon, a former US Air Force general who sits on the House Armed Services Committee, told NBC News that the weekend turmoil could leave Russia weaker for years, calling it a benefit to neighbouring countries including Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland. “It would be different if [Russian President Vladimir ] … Read more

No need to expand e-way from 6 to 8 lanes due to airport: Jaypee to authority

[ad_1] With Phase 1 of the Jewar airport set to be operational by October 2024, expanding the Yamuna Expressway from six to eight lanes to cater to an increase in traffic has been at the centre of a back-and-forth between Jaypee Infratech Limited (JIL) and Yamuna Expressway Industrial Authority (YEIDA). According to JIL, hourly traffic … Read more