ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque city councilors are meeting on Wednesday to discuss a new contract with the Albuquerque Police Union. That includes raises for officers.

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A new police officer would get about $1.50 more per hour in the next fiscal year. That would increase their base pay to $32.89 per hour. There are several other topics covered in the agreement including paid leave.