Eric Garner (Video still/ Ramsey Orta/YouTube)

Cop earns $120K on desk duty since chokehold death of Eric Garner

Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer who killed Eric Garner with a deadly chokehold, saw a sizable pay increase while assigned to desk duty. The cop, who was not charged in the controversial death of the Staten Island father of six, reportedly earned $119,996 from the department in fiscal year 2016, reports the New York Daily News.