They are demanding a wage increase between 56% and 64%, bearing in mind that a police officer's basic is around $40,000 which is about US$400 per month.
I support their claims, as a 30% increase from 2016-19 has been delayed and in many cases (especially now) they don't have the equipment to operate safely
This means that there are very few patrols on the streets and added to this, the president has promised more officers and equipment to deal with the rise in crime, but no pay increases.
This article from the BA Times doesn't even touch on the important details like facts and figures.
This from InfoBAE is much more accurate