One reason: http://www.newsday.com/long-island/s...year-1.4044093

And it is all legal and proper so it is said. My county seems to be the highest paying county for Police officers and their superiors:

http://longisland.newsday.com/templa...pleDB/?pid=346

I should have been a cop here, as it is way safer than New York City and the pay is way more too.