The City of Minden will begin paying lost wages and collecting overpayments made to employees of the police and fire departments.
The city council approved the measure in a special meeting earlier this week.
The move comes after an internal audit of the police and pay revealed numerous errors within the police officer and firemen’s pay.
The audit – which went back to 2006 – revealed that five officers’ raises were incorrectly calculated when they were promoted in November 2001. The error was discovered in January 2012 and officers paid back the funds monthly over a period of a year.
Also in the findings,