Dem lawmakers propose removing English language requirement for Washington police, firefighters to ‘promote diversification,’ address staffing shortages

Several Democrats in Washington state Open up eligibility for law enforcement and firefighters For those who are not good at reading and writing English. proposed legislation, SB5274removes the English language requirement for individuals applying to city police officers, firefighters, fish and wildlife officers, and sheriff’s offices. According to State Senator Javier Valdes (D) and 10 […]