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Mark Lagerkvist

"Bear Swamp Recovery" with retired officer Joseph Derrico (circled). (credit:newjerseywatchdog.org)

Report: Retired NJ Cop On Disability Seen Tackling Man In Reality TV Show

The retired Hamilton police officer is on disability for a leg injury. He earned $70,000 in disability pension last year.

04/29/2013

$100 Bills (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

New Jersey’s ‘$100K Club’ Of Retirees Grows 50 Percent In Two Years

It’s perfectly legal, but to some, big pension payouts to public employees are outrageous and unaffordable, and they’re only growing.

04/15/2013

New Jersey State Police (file / credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Report: Retired NJ State Employees ‘Gaming The System’ With Double-Dipping

According to an investigation by Mark Lagerkvist of New Jersey Watchdog, a news website devoted to public service journalism, 22 retired state police currently earn a pension and a salary.

04/02/2013