Merseyside Police Authority confirm Sir Norman Bettison's annual pension from them would be £83,000. Bettison was Chief Constable of the force from 1998 to 2004.
The Authority say they're now assessing what implications, if any, today's developments will have.
Steve Kelly, who lost his brother Michael at Hillsborough, says Sir Norman Bettison should not have been allowed to retire from West Yorkshire Police with a full pension.
West Yorkshire chief constable Sir Norman Bettison has resigned. He tendered his resignation ahead of a meeting today which was scheduled to consider his role in the aftermath of the 1989 Hillsborough disaster, which he investigated for South Yorkshire Police, West Yorkshire Police.