Troy police cat sworn in and officially on the job

TROY, Mich. – A brand new cat officer was sworn into the Troy Police Department on Friday. 

Pawfficer Donut was chosen as the newest addition to the force.

The new cat will fill the role expected to be filled by Pawfficer Badges, who was scheduled to be sworn in Friday but has unfortunately developed a serious medical condition

The cat's condition is transmittable to other cats and the department is awaiting further information about the cat's diagnosis.

Pawfficer Badges

Troy police selected a new cat Friday morning from the Michigan Humane Society: 

New Troy police cat officer to be sworn in May 11, 2018. (WDIV)

The swear-in ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. Friday. 

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