NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD confirms two officers have been placed on desk duty after allegations they submitted fake COVID vaccine cards.

Last month, the city mandated all officers get the shot or go on unpaid leave.

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Both officers were stripped of their guns and badges on Tuesday.

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The NYPD says an investigation by the department’s Internal Affairs Bureau is now underway.

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