Police Horses: Coming to a Street Near You

Mounted patrol to begin in June

Beginning in June, the PPD will integrate five horses—each named after a fallen police officer—into the force. While they won’t be used for regular patrol, the horses will help with crowd control issues. Within two years, the department hopes to have 30 horses and 25 riders. Cue outraged animal activists right about …. now. [Examiner]