NYPD Cop Who Retired With Knee Injury, $66G Pension Regularly Runs TriathlonsBY Graham Rayman, Edgar Sandoval, Stephen Rex Brown
NY Daily News
Feb. 10, 2016
Antifa Protester to 9/11 Widow: 'Your Husband Should F***ing Rot In The Grave'
NY High School Calls Cops Over 'White Student Union' Instagram Page With Single Pic Of Ben Shapiro
Secret Service Intervenes When CBS News Reporter Confronts Kushner On An Airplane
Beto O'Rourke's 'Lifelong Republican' Mom Voted In Dem Primaries Since 2000, Donated to Obama
How Not to Respond to Being Called a 'Horseface'...
Add a runner who recently competed in an Escape from Alcatraz triathlon to the rogues gallery of NYPD cops who retired on a taxpayer-funded disability pension.
Rachel Niccoll, who spent 13 years on the force before retiring in 2009, receives the generous pension package that pays her $66,083 a year, plus benefits — and also regularly runs races in New York, records show.
A letter to the Daily News signed “concerned citizen” said Niccoll, 44, suffered a knee injury on the job.
“She has, since retirement, been able to participate in several grueling sports events which many able body full duty (Members of the Service) would have a hard time participating much less finishing,” the letter read.
“Why am I doing this? Many truly deserving individuals have been denied or put through the ringer to get their benefits.”
The New York City Police Pension Fund confirmed Niccoll — who worked in the 24th Precinct on the Upper West Side — received the disability pension but would not reveal the nature of her injury.