The Police Motorcycle Patrol topic page provides motor officers with news, information, and resources they need to be ready for everything from VIP escort to high-speed pursuit of a dangerous suspect. Police motorcycles, from the handlebars to the tailpipes, are a completely different law enforcement vehicle, with different challenges and safety concerns.
A motorcycle officer working to control traffic at a Calif. police funeral was killed following a collision with another motor officer Thursday. Officer Andrew Garton, 44, was thrown into oncoming traffic and struck a sedan head-on.
Betsy Brantner-Smith stops by the Intapol Industries booth at IACP to talk with their President, Larry Blumenfeld, about their custom motorcycle boot. This all leather, flexible boot protects motor officers legs and looks extremely sharp.