Sheriff's Office says overtime cuts are not so easy
Says overtime costs are largely driven by the needs of the city court system
By Marcia Gelbart
The Philadelphia Inquirer
PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Sheriff's Office, asked by the Nutter administration to cut spending more than $2 million, on Tuesday offered this simple answer: We can't.
"We have not been successful," Connie Little, executive assistant to Sheriff John Green, told a meeting of representatives from several city criminal-justice agencies.