Netherlands -Police unions announce more actions against pay freeze -April 28, 2012

Police unions announced further actions after Parliament approved a pay freeze for two years. Union representatives stated that the freeze in salaries is unacceptable because other civil servants do receive pay increases of 2%. Following previous public-friendly actions involving closing police stations and stopping to write out small fines, the unions now announced larger scale actions and warned that events requiring a large police presence might be endangered.

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