Yonkers officer investigated for “doing doughnuts” in cruiserPosted: Updated:
Police officers have long been the butt of “doughnut” jokes, but a Yonkers police officer is in hot water for “doing doughnuts” in a squad car.
Video of an officer taking his cruiser for a joyride has gone viral on social media.
Welcome to Yonkers,NY where most cops get paid six figures to do donuts in parking lots?????? pic.twitter.com/gGS0aho1Aq— Ant (@antbenitez_) January 9, 2018
The video, posted to Twitter, has upset a lot of people -- with one person writing "I wonder what investigation this was? #TaxpayersMoney.”
Yonkers police officials have responded saying, “The department is aware of the video and has identified the officer - the incident is being investigated as an internal personnel matter.”