Posted: Jul 04, 2017 7:17 AM EDT Updated: Jul 04, 2017 7:17 AM EDT
Photo: MCPD Bike Patrol Division / Courtesy of Morgan City Police Department Facebook page
Morgan City LA -- The Morgan City Police Department has announced it has begun patrolling the city with their newly formed Bike Patrol Division.
According to the police department, officers of the division have been trained in bicycle safety and how to effectively patrol by bike. Morgan City residents can expect to see officers on bikes making a visible presence in neighborhoods and businesses in the city.
The police department hopes that the bike patrol can help build stronger bonds between the community and its officers.