City of Sanford Wants Help With Expenses of George Zimmerman Prosecution
Update: The second hour of the bond hearing can be watched here on YouTube.
As the judge today considers whether to grant George Zimmerman bond, the City of Sanford is reeling from the costs of the investigation and prosecution to date. It's asking that the State of Florida chip in.
The costs so far: $385,000, including:
* $96,000 in overtime
* $182,000 in regular time
* $106,000 in other expenses
These costs don't include expenses of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, the state attorney's office or the special prosecutor.
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