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HPD TRAFFIC UNIT'S BIKE CERTIFICATION COURSE

    On January 17, 2020, the Department’s Bike Unit increased to 25 total certified officers following the completion of a weeklong Bike Certification Course.

    Newly added Bike Officers include Luke Good, P#2193, Matthew Krook, P#2231, Cody Cunningham, P#2398, Brandon Bass, P#2401, Brian Shaffer, P#2237, Ashley Mangan, P#2154, and Patrick McCarrick, P#2230.   

    Also added to the Unit were three new Bike Unit Instructors: Sergeant Charles Hedrick, P#1632, and Officers Edward Mora, P#2388, and Michael Corad, P#887.  Coordinating and overseeing the certifications was Lead Bike Instructor, Officer Keith Massenburg, P#1659.

   The Bike Unit will be an integral part of HPD, participating in Double Squad operations, Community functions, Contracted Overtime assignments, and when ‘manning’ allows, the Unit will be incorporated into daily Patrol Operations.