N.J. Cop Arrested For Domestic Violence Gets Thousands In Overtime Pay

Patrick Papagni overtime pay desk duty
Patrick Papagni overtime pay desk duty

A New Jersey police officer facing domestic-violence charges and placed on desk duty has been paid $6,200 in overtime during the three months after his arrest.

Patrick Papagni, a lieutenant with the Paterson Police Department, was placed on desk duty in October after being charged with aggravated assault with a weapon for allegedly pointing his gun at his girlfriend and dragging her out of her house, PatersonPress.com reports.