Monday, June 10, 2019
SUPPORTERS CELEBRATE AS KCPD MOUNTED PATROL STAYS WINNING!!!
Amid budget concerns there was an outpouring of support and advocacy for this effort that is both crowd control and community outreach for Kansas City police.
Tonight, here's a preview of a decision on the fate of horses in the streets . . .
KSHB: KCPD Mounted Patrol staying in place, volunteer support group says
In April, Kansas City Police Chief Rick Smith said that he was considering disbanding the unit to make way for more officers on the street. He is expected to announce on Tuesday that the Mounted Patrol will stay in place, but a few changes will be made.“They want the Mounted (Patrol) to be more involved, more aggressive, let’s say, in controlling crime," said AliceLee Hollister, chair of the Friends of the KC Mounted Patrol.
Developing . . .