S.F. Chief Nation's Highest Paid Cop
August 27, 2012
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr (right) with Mayor Ed Lee. Photo: SFPD
San Francisco isn't the nation's biggest city, and it's certainly not the most crime ridden. But that doesn't mean it can't have the country's highest-paid cop.
With a total pay of $321,577, San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr won top honors last year among the nation's police bosses. He also happened to be the highest-paid department head in San Francisco city government.
By comparison, Los Angles Police Chief Charlie Beck, whose city has a population roughly 10 times San Francisco's, makes $307,291. New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly brings home $205,180.
Read the full San Francisco Chronicle story.
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Capt David-Ret LA County @ 8/27/2012 5:50 PM
Just think, they used to have a sheriff that was a convicted murderer...
Stan/NE @ 8/29/2012 6:29 PM
I know it's expensive to live in San Fran, but holy cow...I thought California was in a buget crisiss.?
Sgt. Mike @ 8/30/2012 7:15 AM
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