9 Boston Cops Bilked $200K In OT, Feds Say

By Brian Dowling (September 2, 2020, 1:07 PM EDT) -- Nine current and former Boston police officers at the city's evidence warehouse were hit Wednesday with federal theft charges of collectively embezzling more than $200,000 for overtime hours they did not work, prosecutors said.

Lieutenant Timothy Torigian, Sergeants Robert Twitchell and Gerard O'Brien, and Officers Henry Doherty, Diana Lopez, James Carnes, Michael Murphy, Ronald Nelson and Kendra Conway are accused of conspiracy and theft related to programs receiving federal funds over the alleged no-work overtime hours from May 2016 to February 2019.

Prosecutors say the cops filed for overtime pay for hours they didn't work during extra shifts designed to clean...

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