Like any large police department, the LAPD has an array of vehicles in its fleet: helicopters, motorcycles, patrol cars, mobile command trucks, even boats for its dive team.
But a tractor?
There it was on page 3 of Tuesday's Board of Police Commissioners agenda:
"...a monetary donation in the amount of $30,000.00 from Los Angeles City Councilman Dennis Zine, to be used for the purchase of a new tractor..."
Who knew? A crime-fighting tractor! Indirectly, perhaps.
Read the full Los Angeles Daily News story.