Sprawling BuzzFeed News report finds NYPD officers keep their jobs even after committing serious offenses

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The New York Police Department has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars to cover up officers' indiscretions — even as those same officers remain on the force. A sprawling BuzzFeed News investigation of internal department files found that more than 300 officers have kept their jobs even after committing assault, driving under the influence, or in one case, threatening to kill someone.

The list of indiscretions committed is startling:

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