I was suspended for an incident outside of work. I am a peace officer and I was told I was suspended until further notice pending an investigation. However, The investigation took allegedly four months. Within that period I constantly referred to HR and they said they made a decision. One day I received a call stating my suspension was over and nothing came from the investigation. I was never written up or terminated. I simply was just removed from suspension without just cause or reason. What can I do? I lost my
Home, my car etc. I have a union and this was suppose to automatically go to arbitration after 30 days but never did. Please help.
Your union should be able to file for your back pay here. Have you spoken to your rep or escalated the matter to your district rep?
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