LOS ANGELES, California – UPDATE: Three LAPD Police Cadets
have been arrested for stealing 3 police cruisers and crashing two of
them. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck stated the cadets may have impersonated
police officers in order to obtain possession of the cruisers.
The cadets used a LAPD sergeant’s information to gain access to police facilities where cruisers were at.
Chief Beck said that there are no LAPD weapons missing and
they are currently conducting a full equipment inventory at this time.
Two males and one female juveniles were arrested after they
crashed the cruisers. Because of their age, their names were not
released in accordance with California laws.