Westchester Police Academy graduates 68 recruits
Westchester County Police Academy graduated its 131st class today, and 68 new police officers will soon be joining the county's forces.
Following 20 weeks of training at the academy, the recruits officially became police officers at the graduation ceremony, held this morning at the Performing Arts Center in Purchase. The new officers will now be assigned to police departments throughout the county.
Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and District Attorney Janet DiFiore were on hand to congratulate the graduates.