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West Palm Beach police officer arrested for allegedly stealing money from suspect

Posted: 10:11 PM, Nov 29, 2018
Updated: 2018-11-30 03:13:36Z

A West Palm Beach police officer is facing grand theft charges, officials say. 

Nicole Palladino is accused of stealing nearly one thousand dollars in cash from a man who was arrested in October. 

The police department said Palladino has been on leave since the incident on October 7 and turned herself into the jail Thursday.

Palladino was also charged with possession of a controlled substance as officer found ecstasy pills in her vehicle. 

Palladino bonded out of jail hours after her arrested.