MPD Increases Number of Bike Patrol Officers

Montgomery Police and the City of Montgomery are adding a new weapon to it's arsenal to help fight crime.

Additional officers on bicycles will start patroling residential and commercial communities throughout the city.

Police Chief Art Baylor says crime in Montgomery is down, but they want to do everything possible to build a better partnership between law enforcement officers and Montgomery residents.

They ask the public to stop and talk to the officers, and let them know about any concerns they may have about crime.