Federal Law Enforcement Training Center employees go on strike

Service workers at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in have gone on strike.

Their labor union and a contractor have failed to reach a deal on a collective bargaining agreement.

The Roswell Daily Record reports the strike involves 50 Omni employees.

Several workers have picketed at three locations outside the training center in Artesia.

The union’s organizers says they have resorted to this because Omni has threatened and intimidated them.