Supervisor Barger Issues Statement on Today’s LASD Cadet Training Accident

Los Angeles, CA (November 16, 2022) -Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger issued the following statement this morning, reacting to breaking news that a group of L.A. County Sheriff Department cadets were hit by a vehicle during their morning training run:

“I am shocked to hear that a driver plowed into a group of young Sheriff’s Academy  cadets during their morning training run. These individuals represent the future of law enforcement, they have incredible courage and my utmost respect for wanting to serve their communities. I’m tracking this incident closely — it’s senseless and tragic. From the bottom of my heart, I am hoping no one was seriously hurt.”