Law enforcement agencies that helped Ferguson deal with two weeks of unrest will be paying out millions of dollars for overtime. The St. Louis Police Chief says his department spent more than 740-thousand dollars on manpower and 160-thousand on equipment for officers working in Ferguson.
St. Louis County estimates it was paying about 100-thousand dollars a day in overtime. Officers from several other departments both in and out of the county also took part, most making time-and-a-half.
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