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Police pensions pumped up by overtime pay

Brian Sharp of the Democrat and Chronicle in Rochester, N.Y., takes a look at the Rochester police department's overtime pay, an issue gouging the city's budget. Inflated wages due to overtime are being used to bolster the pensions of officers nearing retirement. The investigation included analysis of 10 years of salary records which are included with the story in an online database searchable by name, base or total pay.

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