Scranton, Lackawanna County - A Scranton police officer, who was cited for theft, will enter a retail theft program.
According to the South Scranton magistrate's office, Derek Anderson faced a summary trial Thursday afternoon.
Detectives cited Anderson for allegedly stealing meats and cheese from a Gerrity's supermarket on three different occassions.
The total value of the stolen food was nearly $60.00.
The retail theft program is held at the University of Scranton and is designed for first-time offenders.