LOS ANGELES, California – Los Angeles police have announced they are getting a ‘germ-zapping’ robot at their downtown station.
The station was fined in May after a state investigation found filthy conditions, rats, and even an officer with typhoid fever at the facility.
The 110-thousand dollar robot called light strike moves around and zaps the rooms with ultraviolet rays.
Officials said it kills up to 90-percent of germs.
The station also got a 5-thousand dollar machine to decontaminate shoes.