$327K retirement payout approved for Paterson police chief after less than 2 years in top job

Paterson has agreed to pay retired police Chief Troy Oswald $326,381 in separation pay, city officials said Friday.Oswald, who retired Feb. 1, will receive the money mostly for unused leave time and comp days, city officials said Friday. He has been the city’s police chief for less than two years.The pay includes $169,459 for unused leave time, $88,269 for 720 “muster/de-briefing” hours or “terminal leave,” and $58,846 for 480 comp time hours, officials said.Mayor Andre Sayegh’s business administrator, Vaughn McKoy, authorized the $326,381 payment to Oswald on Tuesday and the former chief is e…

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